in camera

/ (ɪn ˈkæmərə) /

adverb, adjective

in a private or secret session; not in public
law (formerly)
  1. in the privacy of a judge's chambers
  2. in a court not open to the publicOfficial name: in chambers

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Word Origin for in camera

Latin: in the chamber
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