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Definitions of masking:
  • noun:   the blocking of one sensation resulting from the presence of another sensation
    Example: "He studied auditory masking by pure tones"
  • noun:   scenery used to block the audience's view of parts of the stage that should not be seen
  • noun:   the act of concealing the existence of something by obstructing the view of it

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