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(名) As a noun
  1. A garment that covers the head and face.
  2. A vestment worn by a priest at High Mass in the Roman Catholic Church; a silk shawl.
  3. The inner membrane of embryos in higher vertebrates (especially when covering the head at birth).
  4. A membranous covering attached to the immature fruiting body of certain mushrooms.
(动) As a verb
  1. Make undecipherable or imperceptible by obscuring or concealing.
  2. To obscure, or conceal with or as if with a veil.
Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb
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面罩miànzhàomask; visor; facepiece (e.g. diving suit, gas mask)
藉口jièkǒuto use as an excuse; on the pretext; excuse; pretext; also written 借口
curtain or screen; canopy or tent; headquarters of a general; act (of a play)
zhàngcovering veil; canopy; screen; tent; variant of
隐藏yǐncángto hide; to conceal; to mask; to shelter; to harbor (i.e. keep something hidden); to hide oneself; to lie low; to nestle; hidden; implicit; private; covert; recessed (lighting)
遮蔽zhēbìto cover; to hide from view; to obstruct or block; defilade (military)
掩饰yǎnshìto cover up; to conceal; to mask; to gloss over
幔子mànzicurtain; veil
cover of cloth for food; veil
power; exponent (math.); to cover with a cloth; cloth cover; veil
盖头gàitóucover; cap; topping; head covering; veil
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