Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adverb In secret; privately.
  • adverb Law In private in a judge's chambers or in a courtroom without spectators from the public present.

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  • adverb In secret or in private (in an enclosed room, behind closed doors).
  • adverb law Without the presence of the public or the media (in court)

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  • adverb kept private or confined to those intimately concerned

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[New Latin in camerā : Latin in, in + Late Latin camerā, ablative of camera, chamber.]

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Latin meaning "in (the) chamber)".

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