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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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John Hatfield said he had to rip down a metal panel, above left, to get to his row's oxygen masks during an emergency landing
Although, 196 out of the 298 people on board were of Dutch nationals, the one wearing the oxygen mask was not.
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.
has provided a set of pet oxygen masks to the Oxford Fire-EMS Department.
The transport ministry urged Skymark Airlines to improve work practices Tuesday after finding several problems during a recent inspection including pilots' noncompliance with a rule to put on an oxygen mask during a flight and improper service of its aircraft.
Emergency first responders can provide oxygen to a fading animal, but they usually face the challenge of working with a human oxygen mask, which is difficult to securely fit over a dog or cat's face.
FOLLOWING his heavy fall on Sporazene, the sight of Ruby Walsh being loaded into an ambulance on a stretcher, while wearing a neck-brace and an oxygen mask was enough to put the willies up any racing fan.
The more relaxing settings don't come cheaply - a two-session test with both diagnosis and treatment with an oxygen mask costs $3,000.
The ability to induce hypoxia while students wear an oxygen mask and perform actual in-flight duties.
The HiOX oxygen mask by Viasys has several features that increase oxygen delivery to the patient.
Going faster and faster down the runway, I was smiling so big under my oxygen mask that I may not have been breathing.
But when flying, the flight attendant always says, "In the unlikely event of an emergency, an oxygen mask will fall down.