slip beneath the/(one's) radar

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slip beneath the/(one's) radar

To go unnoticed or undetected (by someone). With so many different amendments to the bill being made, some appropriations slipped beneath the radar. As the manager of this office, it's inexcusable that you allowed embezzlement by an employee to slip beneath your radar.
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"Terminator is a real and present danger for global food security and biodiversity--governments and civil society cannot afford to let 'suicide seeds' slip beneath their radar," said Shand.