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surreptitious

(sŭr″ĕp-tish′ŭs) [L. surrepticius, concealed, stolen]
Evasive, secretive, or stealthy; attempting to avoid detection.
surreptitiously (-tish′ŭs-lē)
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All five storage media contained indecent pictures and video files, including images surreptitiously taken of children, the court heard.
BEIRUT: The Lebanese Army Command denied on Sunday media rumors "based on the positions of some politicians and analysts" that the Lebanese Army had surreptitiously extradited prisoners captured in Nahr al-Bared to the US.
Because non-dancers find it strange, many dancers have figured out how to exercise surreptitiously in public places.
Many of the shots appear to have been taken surreptitiously, hard as it is to imagine this ragged fellow with his outlandish apparatus going unnoticed.
As is true in using all online resources, students may stumble across inappropriate content, certain sites may install spyware on computers surreptitiously, and having many students access streaming media simultaneously can degrade the speed of service.
They compose a letter to him and surreptitiously find a way to get it into the mail when the ship pulls into another harbor.
The SPY Act is meant to protect consumers from spyware, programs that are surreptitiously loaded onto a computer that are able to track and gather the consumer's data, including which sites were visited or even sensitive information such as credit card numbers.
If the others had a brain cell between them - of which there is little evidence - they could avoid a roasting by surreptitiously chucking said notebook on the campfire.
The Lithuanian language was instilled surreptitiously by the Catholic clergy and the patriotic nobility.
French authorities cracked down on O when it appeared, and the book was long sold surreptitiously.
Once gene therapy becomes available, it'll take 10 minutes before athletes are surreptitiously using it.

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