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The action of keeping something secret or the state of being kept secret,
  1. The action of keeping something secret or the state of being kept secret
    • - the bidding is conducted in secrecy

  1. the trait of keeping things secret
  2. privacy: the condition of being concealed or hidden
  3. Secrecy (also called clandestinity or furtiveness) is the practice of hiding information from certain individuals or groups, perhaps while sharing it with other individuals. That which is kept hidden is known as the secret.
  4. Secrecy is a 2008 documentary film directed by Harvard University professors Peter Galison and Robb Moss. ...
  5. The sociological aspects of secrecy were first studied by Dr. Georg Simmel. Simmel describes secrecy as the ability or habit of keeping secrets. He defines the secret as the ultimate sociological form for the regulation of the flow and distribution of information. ...
  6. Banking secrecy refers to the professional discretion of the banks, their representatives and employees in the business matters of their clients, or third parties, of whom they have gained knowledge in the performance of their duties. ...
  7. Secrecy has always been a part of the Craft. This is not because we have 'evil' things to hide, but because they are personal to us and/or the coven. ...
  8. A key element in enabling the trokosi slave system.  In the past, those who experienced the horrors of the trokosi system were sworn to secrecy under penalty of death if they divulged the secrets of the shrine. ...
  9. Attempting to hide a conflict or an issue that has the potential to create conflict.