verb (used with object), cam·ou·flaged, cam·ou·flag·ing.
verb (used without object), cam·ou·flaged, cam·ou·flag·ing.
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Next, it cycles through other confusing behaviors — jetting, shooting ink and reverting to camouflage — until it has eluded the enemy.Flamboyant cuttlefish save their bright patterns for flirting, fighting and fleeing|Helen Thompson|September 1, 2020|Science News
This camouflage comes from a layer of densely packed, pigmented structures just below the skin’s surface.Superblack fish can disappear in the deep sea’s darkness|Erin Garcia de Jesus|August 10, 2020|Science News For Students
Not only is the robot wearing clothes, those clothes happen to be a camouflaged chemical protection suit and gas mask.The Robot Revolution Was Televised: Our All-Time Favorite Boston Dynamics Robot Videos|Jason Dorrier|July 19, 2020|Singularity Hub
All modern, adult birds molt at least once a year to replace old, damaged feathers, or to exchange their bright summer colors for drab winter camouflage.This dinosaur may have shed its feathers like modern songbirds|Carolyn Gramling|July 16, 2020|Science News
That camouflage is the result of a layer of densely packed pigment-containing structures just below the skin’s surface, researchers report online July 16 in Current Biology.How some superblack fish disappear into the darkness of the deep sea|Erin Garcia de Jesus|July 16, 2020|Science News
Overnight people shed their fears, their protective camouflage and their restraints.
Then, from a pocket inside his camouflage top, he pulled a hidden stainless steel flask.
For a veteran seeking answers, that particular moment made Basetrack Live feel more like West Side Story in MARPAT camouflage.War Is About More Than Heroes, Martyrs, and Patriots|Nathan Bradley Bethea|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A prime example of creepy camouflage is thinking of harassment as compliments.
The bigot now employs camouflage in translating his prejudices into reality.
It is not always the airman, in these days of camouflage, who brings word of ammunition trains or of new batteries.The Amazing Interlude|Mary Roberts Rinehart
Artillery was everywhere, mostly in little pits over which the gunners were spreading green strips of camouflage.The Onslaught from Rigel|Fletcher Pratt
As a rule the young girl knows what she is doing, but she is taught to camouflage it, to preserve her "innocence."
Of course I know they're always calling each other by pet names; but that's mere camouflage for their matter-of-factness.The Title|Arnold Bennett
She was wearing army camouflage pants and giant gothy boots with steel over-toes.Little Brother|Cory Doctorow