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mask

(Cover), noun camouflage, cloak, cover-up, deflection, device, disguise, excuse, facade, false front, feint, front, guise, lame excuse, masquerade, mere cossetics, obscuration, pretense, pretension, pretext, prooessed motive, refuge, screen, sham, smoke screen, stratagem, subterfuge, varnish, whitewash

mask

(Shield), noun camouflage, deflection, disguise, false front, false identity, incognito, masquerade, pretense, shield, veil
See also: camouflage, cloak, conceal, cover, denature, disguise, ensconce, enshroud, envelop, false pretense, guard, hide, obliterate, obnubilate, obscure, plant, pretend, pretense, pretext, ruse, screen, shroud, stifle, strangle, subterfuge, suppress, veil
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39123 Halyard Fluidshield ASTM Level 2 Expanded Chamber Surgical Mask with Ties
The simplest types of face masks available over the counter are surgical masks, much like the ones that doctors wear while operating on patients.
Maryland's study is the first to provide data showing that using a surgical mask can reduce the release of even the smallest droplets containing infectious virus.
a man wearing a surgical mask entered the Office Max at 2860 Willamette St.
When I went to see the doctor I was told I only had a couple of options - either hang up my scissors or wear a surgical mask.
In a second study of N95 respirators and surgical masks, researchers at eight Ontario hospitals randomized 225 nurses to exclusive surgical mask protection and 221 to N95 respirators during a 2.
First time I met Louisa, the routine was a germ-busting hand wash and a surgical mask.
With the threat of bird flu hanging in the air, the next time I hear someone so much as suppress a cough in an airport, I'm going to flag down the nearest flight attendant in the hopes that an air marshal will seize the offender, put him in cuffs and a surgical mask and whisk him far, far away.
Taiwan's China Airlines has also revealed that it will begin taking temperatures of passengers when they depart Singapore for Taiwan, while those who develop a fever during the flight will be isolated from other passengers and will be asked to wear a surgical mask.
Infected people are recommended to wear a surgical mask to reduce spread and to practice general hygiene measures such as frequent hand washing.
Eminem - wearing a surgical mask, a swipe at the Gloved One - dangled a baby doll from his balcony at the ArtHouse Hotel, Glasgow.
The 3M Health Care Particulate Respirator and Surgical Mask (Catalog No.