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VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ẩn

  1. latent
  2. (computing) hidden

VerbEdit

ẩn

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

NounEdit

ẩn

  1. (algebra) an unknown

Usage notesEdit

  • "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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