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masked

[maskt, mahskt] /mæskt, mɑskt/
adjective
1.
using or wearing a mask or masks:
a masked burglar; masked actors.
2.
disguised; concealed; hidden:
masked treachery; masked forces.
3.
Botany, personate2 (def 1).
4.
Zoology. having markings that resemble a mask.
Origin
1575-1585
1575-85; mask + -ed3
Related forms
unmasked, adjective
well-masked, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for well masked

masked

/mɑːskt/
adjective
1.
disguised or covered by or as if by a mask
2.
(botany) another word for personate2
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well masked in Medicine

masked adj.

  1. Latent or hidden, as a symptom or disease.

  2. Having masklike markings on the head or face.

  3. Having the anatomy of the next developmental form outlined beneath the integument, as in certain insect pupae.

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