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occults

verb
present tense third-person singular of occult

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to keep secret or shut off from view
  • occulted their house from prying eyes by planting large trees around it
  • the actor's private life had long been occulted by a contrived public persona

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“Occults.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/occults. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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