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conceal (someone or something) from (someone or something)

To hide someone or something from someone or something. If you conceal him from the authorities, you might end up getting arrested yourself. We need to conceal this from mom and dad so that we don't get in trouble.
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conceal someone or something from someone or something

to hide someone or something from someone or something. Are you trying to conceal something from me? I cannot conceal Roger from the police. Wecould notconceal the present from mom.
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The back pass (pass three) is best delivered at an angle, concealing the point of attack.
The complaint alleges that during the Class Period, defendants artificially inflated the price of Vicuron stock by concealing critical material information regarding the details of both the safety and efficacy of anidulafungin.
Phone companies anxious to expand service without angering communities defensive about their history and architecture are concealing their antennae everywhere from ballparks to bell towers.
The complaint alleges that during the Class Period, defendants artificially inflated the price of Genta stock by concealing critical material information regarding the details of both the safety and efficacy of their lead product, Genasense, an antisense oligonucleotide molecule designed to block the production of a protein known as "Bcl-2.
The FHP acquisition by PacifiCare was accomplished via a November 21, 1996 joint FHP/PacifiCare Registration Statement and Proxy (the "FHP/PacifiCare Merger Proxy") which falsely assured the FHP shareholders that the consideration to be paid and the related transactions were "fair" and in their "best interests" -- warning them that an investment in Talbert via exercise of the Talbert Rights involved "substantial risks," including the "substantial risk of loss," while concealing the true value of FHP and Talbert and serious existing conflicts of interest, in that top FHP insiders would obtain millions in risk-free profits for themselves by selling Talbert in just the next few months.
In concealing the improper use of such data and removing it from the reference service databases Metromail is hiding risks associated with violating consumers' privacy rights," Phillips said.
Phillips contends that Metromail is concealing its knowledge about this arrangement.