• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Concealer One who conceals.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: In Pocatello, Idaho, a law passed in 1912 provided that "The carrying of concealed weapons is forbidden, unless same are exhibited to public view."
    • n concealer One who conceals.
    • n concealer A person formerly employed in England to find out concealed lands—that is, lands privily kept from the king by persons having nothing to show for their title to them.
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  • Horace
    “Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.”
  • Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
    “Anger ventilated often hurries towards forgiveness; anger concealed often hardens into revenge.”
  • Edgar Quinet
    “The perfection of art is to conceal art.”
  • Jonathan Swift
    “The lack of belief is a defect that ought to be concealed when it cannot be overcome.”
  • Benjamin Disraeli
    “Frank and explicit -- that is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and to confuse the minds of others.”
  • Francois De La Rochefoucauld
    “It is great cleverness to know how to conceal our cleverness.”


In literature:

This was the smuggling-by-concealment manner, as distinct from that which was carried on by force and by stealth.
"King's Cutters and Smugglers 1700-1855" by E. Keble Chatterton
Maria, with an involuntary impulse of concealment, seized her brush, and began brushing her hair.
"By the Light of the Soul" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
The entire field stretching to the river was clear to the view, the short, dry buffalo-grass offering no concealment.
"Molly McDonald" by Randall Parrish
The masculine nature is less capable of concealment than the feminine.
"The Spinster Book" by Myrtle Reed
Literature, concealed from without these meetings as the madness of the first Brutus concealed his vengeance.
"History of the Girondists, Volume I" by Alphonse de Lamartine
Mr. Hastings said he might have concealed them forever.
"The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. X. (of 12)" by Edmund Burke
Now I am punished for it by the birds concealing themselves.
"The Delight Makers" by Adolf Bandelier
There were no means of concealment or escape.
"Arthur Mervyn" by Charles Brockden Brown
He had spoken warily, having something to conceal.
"The Four Feathers" by A. E. W. Mason
She maintained her silence, therefore, satisfying herself with sighing, weeping, and concealing her face in her hands.
"The Vicomte de Bragelonne" by Alexandre Dumas
She was, however, apparently sorry for this, and tried to conceal them.
"Japanese Literature" by Various
But why, dear maid, didst thou conceal thy name?
"The Loyalists, Vol. 1-3" by Jane West
For the most part these were surreptitious, though to the recipient there did not appear to be any reason for this concealment.
"Mlle. Fouchette" by Charles Theodore Murray
He was a dark man, stern of face, and with strange, furtive eyes, concealed behind long lashes and overhanging brows.
"Beyond the Frontier" by Randall Parrish
His impatience was difficult to conceal, yet he concealed it.
"The Wave" by Algernon Blackwood
I must conceal the form, and none shall ever know the crime.
"Comic Tragedies" by Louisa M. Alcott
Your abode is between my heart and my eyes; and my heart will not relinquish you, nor my tears conceal my passion.
"The Thousand and One Nights, Vol. I." by Anonymous
The very openness of the clue had helped to conceal it the more effectually.
"A Mysterious Disappearance" by Gordon Holmes
We crept forward and concealed ourselves among the scrub vegetation which grew in that part of the pit which was open to the sky.
"Christopher Quarles" by Percy James Brebner
During that period the innocent boy lived concealed, unknown.
"The Mystery of the Lost Dauphin" by Emilia Pardo Bazán

In poetry:

She, bearing in her robe the dead,
The parent calls anew;
'Till rising rocks, that near them spread,
Conceals her from the view.
"The Halcyon" by William Hayley
And when the fault of yielding love
No more could be conceal'd,
She knelt, her father's soul to move,
And, weeping, all reveal'd.
"The Lass Of Fair Wone" by Charlotte Dacre
In vain wou'd any one reveal,
What God determines to conceal,
Or shew, by a mere guess alone,
What was to Christ, as man, unknown.
"Concerning The End Of The World" by Rees Prichard
I have sat lonely all the day
Watching the drizzly mist descend
And first conceal the hills in grey
And then along the valleys wend
"Me Thinks This Heart Should Rest Awhile" by Emily Jane Bronte
Perhaps the leaves ancestral shiver
In unappeased parting pain,
The branch conceals a homesick longing
For desert wilderness again?
"The Palm Branch Of Palestine" by Mikhail Yuryevich Lermontov
If there be a guest in your house
And you conceal aught from him,
'Tis not the guest that will be without it,
But Jesus, Mary's Son.
"Hospitality in Ancient Ireland" by Anonymous Irish

In news:

The Senate rejected the carrying of concealed weapons across state lines on Wednesday.
JEFFERSON CITY — Exactly two years after a gunman killed 32 people and himself on the campus of Virginia Tech, the Missouri House voted Thursday to allow concealed weapons on college campuses.
It's an increasing trend in Louisiana, more people are applying to carry concealed weapons .
At Jim's Firearms, there's no shortage of people looking to carry a concealed weapon.
As 'guns-at-work' law begins Tuesday, Florida leads nation in concealed weapons licenses.
Reporter Adam Neal reports on obtaining a concealed weapons license.
Reporter Adam Neal reports on the process of obtaining a concealed weapons license in Florida and outlines the step-by-step procedure to obtain it.
Concealed weapons bill returns.
Three-million Americans carry concealed weapons these days.
Even if you have a permit for a concealed weapon, you can't bring it on campus.
Do concealed weapons lower crime rates.
Rebecca states not all clients use hair loss concealers because they suffer from hair loss.
Maybelline New York Instant Age Rewind Eraser Treatment Concealer.
Concealers have come a long way since the old lipstick-style sticks.

In science:

The aim of this paper is to extend the structure theory for infinitely generated modules over tame hereditary algebras to the more general case of modules over concealed canonical algebras.
Infinite dimensional representations of canonical algebras
Hence, in view of the characterization due to Lenzing and de la Pe˜na in [LP], the natural setting is the class of concealed canonical algebras, which contains the class of tame hereditary algebras, but also many others.
Infinite dimensional representations of canonical algebras
In section 9 we outline that all these considerations are valid for any sincere stable separating tubular family, thus for any concealed canonical algebra.
Infinite dimensional representations of canonical algebras
Concealed) canonical algebras and separating tubular families.
Infinite dimensional representations of canonical algebras
The algebras Λ with a sincere stable separating tubular family are the concealed canonical algebras.
Infinite dimensional representations of canonical algebras
The construction of the concealed canonical algebras.
Infinite dimensional representations of canonical algebras
Then, by definition, Λ′ = End(T )op is a concealed canonical algebra.
Infinite dimensional representations of canonical algebras
Then, by definition, Λ′ is a concealed canonical algebra.
Infinite dimensional representations of canonical algebras
In this section we discuss connections with tilting theory, for concealed canonical algebras. A usual (finite length) tilting module yields a torsion pair, but not all torsion pairs are obtained in this way.
Infinite dimensional representations of canonical algebras
Now assume again that Λ is an artin algebra and let t be a sincere stable tubular family in mod Λ separating p from q (in particular, Λ is concealed canonical).
Infinite dimensional representations of canonical algebras
If Λ0 and Λ∞ are of finite representation type, then Λ is a tame concealed algebra, p is a prepro jective component, q a preinjective component.
Infinite dimensional representations of canonical algebras
In the 1D analysis, the information contained in the redshift space is concealed by the integration over redshift.
Testing Gamma-Ray Burst Jet Structure with the Distribution of Gamma-Ray Energy Release
For each ι ∈ I , we introduce the unary abstraction operator τι : T → T to conceal the presence of internal action ι in the case where its presence does not matter.
Thread extraction for polyadic instruction sequences
The following theorem states rigorously that, for any PGAp program P and polyadic instruction sequence vector α, for all relevant instruction register file states σ , |pgld2pga(pgap2pgld(P )(α))| /irf IRF σ coincides with |P |σ (α) after the presence of the internal actions tau and gl has been concealed.
Thread extraction for polyadic instruction sequences
Yamagata, One-point extensions of wild concealed algebras, J.
Spectral analysis of finite dimensional algebras and singularities