ẩn

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Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from , from Middle Chinese ‎(ʔjɨnX)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ẩn

  1. latent
  2. (computing) hidden

Verb[edit]

ẩn

  1. (of a person) to seclude oneself from the world
  2. (literary) to hide oneself
  3. (computing) to hide

Noun[edit]

ẩn

  1. (algebra) an unknown

Usage notes[edit]

  • "Hide" and "hidden" may not be a computing term per se, but ẩn is chiefly used to translate them in computing contexts, as in thư mục ẩn ("hidden folder").

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