cloaking device

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Etymology[edit]

The term was coined by D. C. Fontana in the 1968 Star Trek script Enterprise Incident.

Noun[edit]

cloaking device (plural cloaking devices)

  1. (science fiction) A device which renders a person or thing invisible.

References[edit]

  • Prucher, Jeff, 2007. Brave New Words: The Oxford Dictionary of Science Fiction (Oxford: Oxford University Press).