A cover, or partial cover, for the face, used for disguise or protection; as, a dancer's mask; a fencer's mask; a ball player's mask.
- A covering worn on the face to conceal one's identity, as:
- A covering, as of cloth, that has openings for the eyes, entirely or partly conceals the face, and is worn especially at a masquerade ball.
- A grotesque or comical representation of a face, worn especially to frighten or amuse, as at Halloween.
- A facial covering worn for ritual.
- A figure of a head worn by actors in Greek and Roman drama to identify a character or trait and to amplify the voice.
- A protective covering for the face or head.
- A gas mask.
- A usually rubber frame forming a watertight seal around the eyes and nose and containing a transparent covering for use in seeing underwater.
- A covering for the nose and mouth that is used for inhaling oxygen or an anesthetic.
- A covering worn over the nose and mouth, as by a surgeon or dentist, to prevent infection.
- A mold of a person's face, often made after death.
- An often grotesque representation of a head and face, used for ornamentation.
- The face or facial markings of certain animals, such as foxes or dogs.
- A face having a blank, fixed, or enigmatic expression.
- Something, often a trait, that disguises or conceals: "If ever I saw misery under a mask, it was on her face” ( Erskine Childers).
- A natural or artificial feature of terrain that conceals and protects military forces or installations.
- An opaque border or pattern placed between a source of light and a photosensitive surface to prevent exposure of specified portions of the surface.
- The translucent border framing a television picture tube and screen.
- Computer Science A pattern of characters, bits, or bytes used to control the elimination or retention of another pattern of characters, bits, or bytes.
- A cosmetic preparation that is applied to the face and allowed to dry before being removed, used especially for cleansing and tightening the skin.
- Variant of masque.
- A person wearing a mask.
- To cover with a decorative or protective mask.
- To make indistinct or blurred to the senses: spices that mask the strong flavor of the meat.
- To cover in order to conceal, protect, or disguise. See Synonyms at disguise.
- To block the view of: Undergrowth masked the entrance to the cave.
- To cover (a part of a photographic film) by the application of an opaque border.
- Chemistry To prevent (an atom or a group of atoms) from taking part in a normal reaction.
- To put on a mask, especially for a masquerade ball.
- To conceal one's real personality, character, or intentions.
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കപടമുഖം - Kapadamukham ;മുഖംമൂടി - Mukhammoodi ;മുഖലേപനം - Mukhalepanam ;കൃത്രിമവേഷം - Kruthrimavesham ;മറ - Mara ;മറച്ചുവയ്ക്കുക - Marachuvaykkuka ;