Definition of Mask. Meaning of Mask. Synonyms of Mask

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Definition of Mask

Mask
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.
Mask
Mask Mask, v. i. 1. To take part as a masker in a masquerade. --Cavendish. 2. To wear a mask; to be disguised in any way. --Shak.
Mask
Mask Mask, n. 1. A person wearing a mask; a masker. The mask that has the arm of the Indian queen. --G. W. Cable. 2. (Sporting) The head or face of a fox. Death mask, a cast of the face of a dead person.

Meaning of Mask from wikipedia

- A mask is an object normally worn on the face, typically for protection, disguise, performance, or entertainment. Masks have been used since antiquity...
- A mask is a covering worn on the face. Mask may also refer to: Affinity mask, a bit mask indicating what processor a thread or process should be run on...
- The Mask is a comic book series created by Doug Mahnke and John Arcudi and published by Dark Horse Comics. Its artists include Mark Badger, Chris Warner...
- A death mask is a likeness (typically in wax or plaster cast) of a person's face after their death, usually made by taking a cast or impression from the...
- A gas mask is a mask used to protect the wearer from inhaling airborne pollutants and toxic gases. The mask forms a sealed cover over the nose and mouth...
- A surgical mask, also known as a medical face mask, is a personal protective equipment worn by health professionals during medical procedures. It prevents...
- In computer science, a mask or bitmask is data that is used for bitwise operations, particularly in a bit field. Using a mask, multiple bits in a byte...
- The Mask of Zorro is a 1998 American swashbuckler film based on the character of the masked vigilante Zorro created by Johnston McCulley. It was directed...
- Face mask may refer to: A mask for the face Face mask (gridiron football), a face protector attached to a helmet, or the foul of grasping it during play...
- An oxygen mask provides a method to transfer breathing oxygen gas from a storage tank to the lungs. Oxygen masks may cover only the nose and mouth (oral...
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