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tr.v. con·cealed, con·ceal·ing, con·ceals
To keep from being observed or discovered; hide. See Synonyms at hide1.
[Middle English concelen, from Old French conceler, from Latin concēlāre : com-, intensive pref.; see com- + cēlāre, to hide; see kel- in Indo-European roots.]
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|Adj.||1.||concealed - not accessible to view; "concealed (or hidden) damage"; "in stormy weather the stars are out of sight"|
|2.||concealed - hidden on any grounds for any motive; "a concealed weapon"; "a concealed compartment in his briefcase"|
covert - secret or hidden; not openly practiced or engaged in or shown or avowed; "covert actions by the CIA"; "covert funding for the rebels"
unconcealed - not concealed or hidden; "her unconcealed hostility poisoned the atmosphere"; "watched with unconcealed curiosity"
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adjective hidden, covered, secret, screened, masked, obscured, covert, unseen, tucked away, secreted, under wraps, inconspicuous He was filmed with a concealed camera.
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