|maskieren englanniksi||mask de|
: a dancers mask; a fencers mask; a ball players mask
: rfquotek|Francis Bacon
*: This thought might lead me through the worlds vain mask.
*: the mask that has the arm of the Indian queen
*: They must all be masked and vizarded
*: Masking the business from the common eye
: to mask a body of troops or a fortess by a superior force, while some hostile evolution is being carried out
*: That is, the lower nibble (the 4 bits 1010 = A) has been masked to zero. This is because ANDing anything with a zero produces a zero, while ANDing any bit with a 1 leaves the bit unchanged...
*: When should you mask a specific interrupt, rather than disabling all interrupts?