concealment


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con·ceal·ment

(kŏn-sēl'mĕnt)
The collection of research data or the provision of an intervention without participant's knowledge or consent.

concealment

(kŏn-sēl′mĕnt)
1. In medicolegal affairs, failure to provide information or evidence.
2. In research, a technique to guarantee blinding of subjects and investigators.
3. In patient care, shielding a patient from his diagnosis.
4. In plastic surgery, the hiding of a structure with an undesirable appearance.
5. In electrocardiography, the invisibility of a rhythm or conduction disturbance.
6. In emergency or military medicine, hiding behind a curtain or bush to make it difficult for an assailant to see or direct gunfire toward one.
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When a Parliament , which must protect nation's interests, passes a person-specific law allowing a disqualified person guilty of Rs 3 bn money laundering, tax evasion, concealment of assets, forgery and perjury to become head of a pol party, then such a law is a "laanath" on Parl.
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The SC bench declared Tareen dishonest for concealment of his London Hyde house in his nomination papers.
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But De Lima vehemently denied the allegations by some of her colleagues that she committed 'material concealment,' saying that the transcripts of their previous hearings would bear out that it was Matobato himself, who provided the committee about the case.
Most mountain terrain is broken and varied, giving you many options for concealment.
To minimize the risk of predation, animals often select habitat patches that provide higher levels of concealment cover, which have been shown to reduce perception of risk (Brown 1988, Camp et al.
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According to an official from the MCI, those offering the bribes were found violating Commercial Fraud and Concealment regulations of the country by offering the inspectors handsome cash amounts to overlook their offenses.
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