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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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The company has insisted that it has "no desire to interfere" with the investigation but does not want to forcibly unmask its users for fear that it could "have a chilling effect on both Glassdoor's reviewers' and readers' willingness to use" the website.
Poe's spokesman, Valenzuela Mayor Representative Rex Gatchalian, earlier pointed out that there was nothing to unmask about her since she has been forthright with the details of her life from day one.
Nigerian-British artist Yinka Shonibare uses irony, humor, and the politics of cloth to unmask the ideological constructs of cultural hegemony.
The cartridges enable more researchers to unmask rare, previously undetected proteins, which may act as biological markers ("biomarkers").
These projects become tests, exercises in fastidious procedures that somehow constantly shift their parameters, creating mesmerizing paintings that unmask the illusion of stability and introduce equal amounts of doubt and pleasure into the always complex act ivity of looking.
Several researchers have suggested that withholding information from other group members should be the most common form of deception in many animal species, since this type of cheating proves most difficult to unmask.
To unmask the odoriferous compound, Preti's team harvested sweat from absorbent pads worn by male volunteers.
Working with near-Luminist attention to light and color, Sternfeld evokes the wide-eyed ethos of romantic landscape photography only to unmask it and the photographic process in general.
Within a few years, DuBois says, researchers should be able to radioactively tag the guanidine-based inhibitor to unmask the specific receptors responsive to sweet and bitter tastes, and then clone the receptors to identify their chemical structure.
His basic attitude is his connection to this region, which does not beautify or unmask it, but, rather creates relationships and connections.
The statement added that punishing Addounia TV ''is no different from providing the terrorists in Syria with lethal aid,'' adding that it unmasks the US project which seeks to ''bury the other opinion and make peoples kill each other, aided by mercenaries from all over the world.
Abbas unmasks what he really thinks about Israel in a speech in Ramallah: Present to us something sensible a not athe Jewish State.