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by stealth

In an undetected way; silently and secretly. The cat burglar entered the office by stealth, and the only evidence he was there was the missing document.
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slang The act of a male removing a condom during sexual intercourse without his partner's knowledge or consent. So-called "stealthing" is sexual assault, period.
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Stealth Group prides itself on delivering innovative cyber security solutions for mid and enterprise sized organizations, while focusing on delivering processes, policy and technology maximization and optimization aligned to existing client business operations.
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Fabricated from a heavy-duty, RF friendly material, Raycap's STEALTH InvisiWave products are capable of covering and hiding mmWave radios attached to street light poles, on rooftops or other structures, without interfering in radio performance.
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Stealth Fighter: A Year in the Life of an F-117 Pilot provides the first-person experiences of a pilot who flew the Nighthawk during the NATO bombing campaign over Kosovo in 199, and whose first-person story tells of training, deployment, missions and combats, and the daily life of a pilot operating the world's first stealth fighter.