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Webster's 1828 Dictionary

M`ASKED, pp. Having the face covered; concealed; disguised.
1. a. In botany, personate.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

1: having its true character concealed with the intent of misleading; "hidden agenda"; "masked threat" [syn: cloaked, disguised, masked]
2: having markings suggestive of a mask; "the masked face of a raccoon"

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: 1599 1. marked by the use of masks <a masked ball> 2. failing to present or produce the usual symptoms ; latent <a masked infection> <a masked virus>

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. wearing or disguised with a mask. Phrases and idioms: masked ball a ball at which masks are worn.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Mask Mask, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Masked; p. pr. & vb. n. Masking.] 1. To cover, as the face, by way of concealment or defense against injury; to conceal with a mask or visor. They must all be masked and vizarded. --Shak. 2. To disguise; to cover; to hide. Masking the business from the common eye. --Shak. 3. (Mil.) (a) To conceal; also, to intervene in the line of. (b) To cover or keep in check; as, to mask a body of troops or a fortess by a superior force, while some hostile evolution is being carried out.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Masked Masked, a. 1. Wearing a mask or masks; characterized by masks; cincealed; hidden. 2. (Bot.) Same as Personate. 3. (Zo["o]l.) Having the anterior part of the head differing decidedly in color from the rest of the plumage; -- said of birds. Masked ball, a ball in which the dancers wear masks. Masked battery (Mil.), a battery so placed as not to be seen by an enemy until it opens fire. --H. L. Scott. Masked crab (Zo["o]l.), a European crab (Corystes cassivelaunus) with markings on the carapace somewhat resembling a human face. Masked pig (Zo["o]l.), a Japanese domestic hog (Sus pliciceps). Its face is deeply furrowed.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

If someone is masked, they are wearing a mask. Masked youths threw stones and fire-bombs. ADJ

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