masking definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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- Physiology The concealment or screening of one sensory process or sensation by another.
- A piece of theatrical scenery used to conceal a part of the stage from the audience.
masking - Medical Definition
- The concealment or the screening of one sensory process or sensation by another.
- An opaque covering used to camouflage the metal parts of a prosthesis.