shrouded

  • 1 Shrouded — Shroud ed, a. Provided with a shroud or shrouds. [1913 Webster] {Shrouded gear} (Mach.), a cogwheel or pinion having flanges which form closed ends to the spaces between the teeth and thus strengthen the teeth by tying them together. [1913… …

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  • 2 shrouded — index blind (concealed), clandestine, covert, esoteric, furtive, hidden, impalpable, inconspicuous …

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  • 3 shrouded — adj. shrouded in (shrouded in mystery) * * * shrouded in (shrouded in mystery) …

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  • 4 Shrouded — Shroud Shroud, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Shrouded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Shrouding}.] [Cf. AS. scr?dan. See {Shroud}, n.] 1. To cover with a shroud; especially, to inclose in a winding sheet; to dress for the grave. [1913 Webster] The ancient Egyptian… …

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  • 5 shrouded — adjective a) Wearing, or provided with a shroud. b) Concealed or hidden from sight, as if by a shroud …

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  • 6 shrouded — Synonyms and related words: armored, buried, cased, ceiled, cloaked, clouded, coated, concealed, coped, covered, covert, cowled, curtained, eclipsed, encapsulated, encapsuled, encased, enveloped, enwrapped, filmed, floored, guarded, hidden,… …

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  • 7 shrouded — adj. concealed, covered, obscured; wrapped in cerements, wrapped in a burial cloth ʃraÊŠd n. burial cloth, sheet used to wrap a body for burial, cerement; covering, something that covers like a shroud; one of the ropes supporting a ship s mast v …

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  • 8 shrouded — adj wrapped, enveloped, swathed, cloaked, enshrouded, hidden, concealed, covered, clouded, blanketed, veiled ≠ exposed, uncovered …

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  • 9 Shrouded gear — Shrouded Shroud ed, a. Provided with a shroud or shrouds. [1913 Webster] {Shrouded gear} (Mach.), a cogwheel or pinion having flanges which form closed ends to the spaces between the teeth and thus strengthen the teeth by tying them together.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 shrouded in mystery — index esoteric, inexplicable, problematic Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 11 Shrouded tidal turbine — An emerging tidal stream technology is the shrouded tidal turbine enclosed in a Venturi shaped shroud or duct producing a sub atmosphere of low pressure behind the turbine, allowing the turbine to operate at higher efficiency (than the Betz limit …

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  • 12 shrouded in mystery — vague, unclear, unknown …

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  • 13 shrouded shackle —   n.    a shackle which is protected from cutting or tampering by design or by the use of secondary shields …

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  • 14 The Shrouded Planet — infobox Book | name = The Shrouded Planet title orig = translator = image caption = Dust jacket of the first edition author = Robert Randall (pseudonym of Robert Silverberg and Randall Garrett) illustrator = cover artist = Wallace Wood country =… …

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  • 15 be shrouded in secrecy — be shrouded in secrecy/mystery/ phrase to be very secret or mysterious They were a shadowy secret society, whose activities were shrouded in mystery. Thesaurus: secret, secretive and in secretsynonym Main entry: shroud …

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  • 16 be shrouded in mystery — be shrouded in secrecy/mystery/ phrase to be very secret or mysterious They were a shadowy secret society, whose activities were shrouded in mystery. Thesaurus: secret, secretive and in secretsynonym Main entry: shroud …

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  • 17 be shrouded in thick fog — be covered in thick fog …

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  • 18 shroud — [[t]ʃra͟ʊd[/t]] shrouds, shrouding, shrouded 1) N COUNT A shroud is a cloth which is used for wrapping a dead body. 2) N COUNT: N of n You can refer to something that surrounds an object or situation as a shroud of something. ...a parked car… …

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  • 19 In Mourning (band) — Infobox musical artist | Name = In Mourning Img capt = Img size = Background = group or band Origin = Falun, Sweden Genre = Progressive death metal Years active = 2000–present Label = Aftermath Music Associated acts = URL = [http://www.inmourning …

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  • 20 Turbine — A turbine is a rotary engine that extracts energy from a fluid flow. Claude Burdin (1788 1873) coined the term from the Latin turbo , or vortex, during an 1828 engineering competition. Benoit Fourneyron (1802 1867), a student of Claude Burdin,… …

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