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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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Perhaps Boyne thinks the masks given to those "naughty nurses" are N95 masks.
Cunado said those who cannot afford to buy N95 mask may use a wet handkerchief or towel.
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But no doctor, nurse or sanitation staff is wearing the N95 mask recommended by World Health Organisation.
The physiological impact of wearing an N95 mask during hemodialysis as a precaution against SARS in patients with end-stage renal disease.
A "PPE item" included a disposable gown, pair of gloves, pair of protective eyewear, or N95 mask (or equivalent particulate respirator).
For its 13,000 employees in Singapore, Singtel will be distributing one N95 mask and one surgical mask each as part of its efforts to step up precautionary measures against the haze.
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However, despite wearing only an N95 mask and gloves, this healthcare worker did not become symptomatic or seroconvert.
Consistently wearing a mask (either surgical or particulate respirator type N95) while caring for a SARS patient was protective for the nurses, and consistent use of the N95 mask was more protective than not wearing a mask.