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- Rhymes: -əʊstɪŋ
- The practice of hiding prisoners from inspection from (possibly hostile) outside inspectors.
- The effect that interference caused by a multipath reception problem has on a television screen.
- Ghost imaging.
- A form of identity theft in which someone steals the identity, and sometimes even the role within society, of a specific dead person (the "ghost") who is not widely known to be deceased.
- (computing) A problem with a keyboard where certain simultaneous keypresses are not recognised.
practice of hiding prisoners
appearance of ghosts on a television screen
a form of identity theft