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unmask

(ŭn″mask′)
To reveal or make evident a disguised clinical condition, e.g., by treating a different condition that made it difficult to perceive the first condition.
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Picard eventually unmasks the imposters but finds that they do not know how to close the gateways.
Is all this magic the collective wish for something that, outside law or reason, unmasks normality?
Driven by war and famine into the hostile refuge of Venice, where their wives had fled before them, the protagonists of The Veteran and of Weasel confront broken domestic lives; in both cases an encounter with a wife - lost to a Bravo in The Veteran, to a wealthy, elderly Venetian in Weasel unmasks desperation and provokes violence.
It seems likely that playing or watching [video games] does not cause normal persons to develop a seizure disorder but only unmasks a peculiar proclivity of the brains of certain individuals," write William D.
Perhaps it's the rocker who unmasks himself or herself even further and explains the humble genesis of the songs during the performance.
Richard Deacon's Never Mind, 1993, unmasks the sculptural form of nature by disturbing or even destroying its stability.