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covert

(kō′vərt, kō-vûrt′, kŭv′ərt)
n.
Zoology One of the small feathers covering the bases of the longer feathers of a bird's wings or tail.

cov′ert·ly adv.
cov′ert·ness n.
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This is even more obvious in the current version, where the covert category is defined very broadly and contains both high tech features like DNA or molecular taggants on the one hand, and on the other also contains features that should instead be classified as semi-covert features (for example, the relatively common security UV fibres, which can be observed with a simple UV lamp).
The appellate court, however, found that the Township's own appraisal had compared the New Covert plant to more modem plants, and thus the Township's argument was unfounded.
By the time the CIA formed in 1947, anticommunist organizers, associated with a variety of state and private forms of covert action, were already entrenched in the movement that formed the NSA.
KDA brokers Joel Kohn and Avrum Lieber represented the ownership, Covert Holdings LLC, while Jacques Wadler and Vincent Lopez, also of KDA, negotiated on behalf of the tenant, QB Collective LLC.
At least as early as 1985, some courts issued search warrants expressly authorizing a covert entry of a physical space for purpose of searching.
Covert left a job in state government when he was elected to the CRNC position, which is virtually a full-time job although he does not draw a salary.
Brown, 2004; Eaton, Struthers, & Santelli, 2004; Exline, Baumeister, Bushman, Campbell, & Finkel, 2004) researchers have been focused on overt narcissism and forgiveness and only a few researchers have been focused on covert narcissism.
involving covert actions determined to be less sensitive.
Attending the bride as maid of honor was the bride's cousin, Madelyn Covert Bridesmaids were Katharine Crawford, Rachael Deen, Jenna Edwards, Jaime Levins, Ali McSheny, LeAnn Naylor, Abigail Nicholas, and Kathryn Smith.
8220;In covert vehicle tracking, 5 or 10 minutes is a lifetime but that was all that could be offered since anything faster would have drained the older batteries much too quickly,” stated Bob Munoz, one of EasyTracGPS' Covert Tracking Specialists.
The question is whether employers can legitimately conduct some form of covert surveillance in order to obtain evidence of wrongdoing.
Summary: The leading Republican candidates were weirdly overt with their promises in last weekend's debate about waging a covert war against Iran, and even assassinating its scientists.