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stego-

1.
a combining form meaning “cover,” used in the formation of compound words:
stegosaur.
Origin
combining form of Greek stégos roof
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Examples from the web for stego
  • He is often involved with various adventures with stego and bonehead.
Contemporary definitions for stego
verb

to hide information by embedding it inside ordinary text or images

Word Origin

Greek steganos 'covered'

Usage Note

computing

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