Definitions for sub-rosa

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sub-rosa, under-the-table, behind-the-scenes(adverb)

    designed and carried out secretly or confidentially

    "a sub-rosa report"; "has their under-the-table backing"

  2. sub rosa(adverb)

    in secret or covertly

    "held a meeting sub rosa to avoid general criticism"

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