active concealment
Conduct whereby concealment is effected by misleading and deceptive talk, acts, or conduct. Active concealment produces the same result in law as positive misrepresentation. 23 Am J2d Fraud § 93.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • concealment — I noun camouflage, confinement, cover, deceitfulness, disappearance, disguise, disguisement, duplicity, evasion, furtiveness, hiding, incognito, inconspicuousness, invisibility, nonappearance, obfuscation, obscurity, obsuration, privacy,… …   Law dictionary

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  • passive concealment — Silence without active suppression of a fact. 37 Am J2d Fraud § 145 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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