from The Century Dictionary.

  • Hidden; secret: specifically, in entomology, said of parts which are hidden by the parts behind them, as the head when the borders of the thorax overlap it so that it cannot be seen from above.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Hidden; kept from sight; secreted.
  • adjective (Law) dangerous weapons so carried on the person as to be knowingly or willfully concealed from sight, -- a practice forbidden by statute.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of conceal.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective not accessible to view
  • adjective hidden on any grounds for any motive


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