masking definition

  • noun:
    • Physiology The concealment or evaluating of 1 sensory process or sensation by another.
    • some theatrical scenery accustomed hide a part of the stage from audience.
    • The act or diversion of covering the face with a mask, or of wearing a masquerade dress; masquerading.
    • In photography, a device adopted in printing from an imperfect unfavorable, consisting in pasting tissue-paper from the reverse side of the negative on the portions associated with the image which printing also profoundly.
    • views always prevent the audience's view of areas of the phase which should not be seen
    • the act of hiding the existence of some thing by obstructing the view of it
    • the blocking of one feeling caused by the existence of another sensation
  • verb:
    • Present participle of mask.

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