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From Old French covert, past participle of covrir (“to cover”) (corresponding to Latin coopertus); cognate to cover.
Middle English from Old French from past participle of covrir to cover cover
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
They generally associate in herds, and spend most of the day in covert on the banks, feeding in the evening and morning.
Still other predators use their covert information to stalk the kids.
Thus an individual with a covert bacteriuria has a life expectancy of less than 3 years.
Disclosing the identity of a covert intelligence operative is a violation of federal law punishable by up to 10 years in jail.
It discusses wiretapping and the use of snowball sampling when monitoring covert networks.
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