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English definition of “conceal”

conceal

verb [T]     /kənˈsiːl/
to not tell somebody about something that they have the right to know about: Do not conceal health problems from a prospective insurer .
(Definition of conceal verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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