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camouflage

a disguise resulting from an organism having similar coloration to the background, or markings which cause breaking of the outline (DISRUPTIVE COLORATION), so that the organism blends into the background and is hidden from predators. See CRYPTIC COLORATION.
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1} Camouflage in Australia in the Second World War hardly receives mention in contemporary military histories, but it is a subject which celebrates the contribution of Australian artists and designers to the war, and the ingenuity of the military.
Milliken Carpet, the manufacturer of the broadloom, holds the Realtree and Advantage licenses and also offers camouflage rugs.
Black leather jacket, pounds 190, Tall Zone (020 8649 9009); black net top, pounds 25, Ad Hoc; camouflage print bra, pounds 26, Splendour (020 8964 7820); camouflage print trousers, pounds 185, Fenwick, Bond Street (020
After playing the game, ask campers if the wooded area made any difference in camouflaging and why animals camouflage themselves.
Comes in Park (shown), Midtown, Boardroom, and Power Lunch camouflage patterns.
In this investigation, we assess diet and camouflage selection by the decorator crab Libinia dubia and the role that plant secondary chemistry may play in these processes.
The framework contracts now signed with the two countries means that they can place orders for mobile and static camouflage systems in woodland, desert and winter configurations.
Imperva Camouflage Data Masking not only protects against data theft, but also serves as a compliance solution for customers subject to regulations governing data privacy and the secure transfer of data such as the General Data Protection Regulation, the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
Some frogs and toads have a special type of camouflage.
These days however, through advances in signature management and advanced camouflage, forces can remain undetected for longer, meaning they can prevent or delay engagement with the enemy and significantly improve their survivability and operational capability," the company continued while describing the development of camouflage for a wide variety of military applications.
CONCEALMENT and Deception tells the story of the camouflage establishment based in Leamington Spa during the Second World War.
Like a magician's trick, hydrographics is a simple method to add realistic camouflage to make any firearm virtually disappear.