camouflage - definition and synonyms

noun [singular/uncountable] 

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  1. 1
    a way of hiding people or objects by making them look like the natural background

    an expert in military camouflage

    1. a.
      the type of clothes or face paint that soldiers wear to make themselves more difficult to see

      dressed in camouflage

      a camouflage jacket/uniform

  2. 2
    the colour or shape of an animal that makes it difficult to see because it looks similar to what is around it