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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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Analysts said the fact that a passenger was able to grab an oxygen mask after the plane was hit seems to dismiss the idea that all people on board had died instantly.
Thanks to the generous contribution from the pet oxygen mask manufacturer, McCulloch Medical, the organization will be able to offer free shipping in observance of National Fire Safety Awareness Month.
to outfit each of the 356 cities and towns in the commonwealth with at least one set of animal oxygen masks for their first responders.
According to the ministry's latest findings, Skymark's pilots were not following the set procedure under which one of the two co-pilots must put on an oxygen mask to prepare for any emergency depressurization when the other leaves the cockpit for lavatory or other reasons during a flight at 3,000 meters or more in altitude.
I had him marked down for at least one broken bone at best - the oxygen mask is normally a dead giveaway - and just hoped that was the total sum of his injuries, because most broken bones can be mended with time.
At altitude, students remove their oxygen masks while they play patty-cake and do puzzles, worksheets, or other activities to help them experience and recognize the signs and symptoms of hypoxia.
It resembles what veteran old-timers ended up with when they would cut off the top edge of the infamous "one-size-never-really-fit-any" adult oxygen mask and covered the cut plastic edges with adhesive tape.
There was no panic but she was taken off on a stretcher with an oxygen mask over her mouth.
Germ warfare expert John Eldridge said oxygen masks and protective body suits being bought by panic-stricken shoppers across the country were ultimately futile.
The new, one-piece facemasks can be put on with one hand in just three seconds, five times faster than the separate oxygen mask and smoke goggle units currently on most aircraft.
Posting a picture of himself with an oxygen mask strapped to his face he tweeted: "That's an oxygen chamber to boost the healing process and recovery after hard training.
Worried Ant said: "Let's get Bob in" - as TV medic Bob McCarron quickly appeared and put an oxygen mask over her face.