Definition - veil

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  1. the inner membrane of embryos in higher vertebrates (especially when covering the head at birth)
  2. a membranous covering attached to the immature fruiting body of certain mushrooms
  3. make undecipherable or imperceptible by obscuring or concealing; "a hidden message"; "a veiled threat"
  4. to obscure, or conceal with or as if with a veil; "women in Afghanistan veil their faces"
  5. a garment that covers the head and face
  6. a vestment worn by a priest at High Mass in the Roman Catholic Church; a silk shawl

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