unreported

adjective
un·re·port·ed | \ ˌən-ri-ˈpȯr-təd \

Definition of unreported 

: kept private or hidden : not reported unreported income an incident that went largely unreported

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Yet according to previously unreported details from the 2017 Office of Inspector General investigation obtained by the Tampa Bay Times, issues with the permitting extended beyond Wilde. Steve Contorno, miamiherald, "New information shows deeper problems with bungled concealed-weapon background checks," 6 July 2018 Yet since the Michigan Strategic Fund gave its preliminary approval June 26 for a $26.5-million tax-exempt bond issue for the cemeteries' would-be buyer, unreported details have emerged that throw the legitimacy of the deal into question. J.c. Reindl, Detroit Free Press, "Michigan fund backs questionable bid for scandal-plagued cemeteries," 4 July 2018 But these previously unreported details shed new light on how Trump’s closest associates conducted business in the high-stakes New York City real estate market and how Cohen benefited personally from his relationship to Trump and his businesses. USA TODAY, "Cozy land deals meant big money for Trump family and friends," 7 June 2018 That could mean that there are more unreported cases, but food safety experts think the outbreak may soon come to an end. Alessandra Potenza, The Verge, "Romaine lettuce from Arizona has an E. coli problem, but the good news is the harvest there is over," 2 May 2018 The number of unreported accidents (mine included) is likely much higher. Hayden Carpenter, Outside Online, "Testing Wild Country's Revo Belay Device," 2 July 2018 An employee of the rental company might have dinged the car or another customer might have had an unreported accident. Susan Tompor, USA TODAY, "Tompor: How car renters can protect themselves from unfair damage claims," 8 June 2018 Officials caution the numbers are believed to only account for a fraction of the true total number of cases because many go unreported. Matt Rocheleau, BostonGlobe.com, "Mass. counties have some of the highest rates of Lyme disease in the US," 10 May 2018 In a paper published Wednesday in Public Health Reports, researchers find that as many as 70,000 opioid overdose deaths were unreported or misclassified between 1999 and 2015 because of the way drug overdoses are coded on death certificates. Jamie Ducharme, Time, "Researchers May Have Underestimated the Number of Opioid Overdose Deaths," 27 June 2018

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1576, in the meaning defined above

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