nondisclosure

disclosure

[dih-skloh-zher]
noun
1.
the act or an instance of disclosing; exposure; revelation.
2.
that which is disclosed; a revelation.
3.
Patent Law. (in a patent application) the descriptive information imparted by the specification claims, drawings, and models submitted.

Origin:
1590–1600; disclose + -ure

nondisclosure, noun
predisclosure, noun
self-disclosure, noun
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disclosure (dɪsˈkləʊʒə)
 
n
1.  something that is disclosed
2.  the act of disclosing; revelation

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Main Entry:  nondisclosure
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  failure of a party to tell facts or hand over relevant documents in a legal procedure
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disclosure
1590s, from disclose + -ure.
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