the state of being secret
"you must respect the confidentiality of your client's communications"
discretion in keeping secret information
the state or attribute of being secret; privacy; as, you must respect the confidentiality of your client's communications.
The property of being confidential.
Something told in confidence; a secret.
Confidentiality is a set of rules or a promise that limits access or places restrictions on certain types of information.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
The privacy of information and its protection against unauthorized disclosure.
The numerical value of confidentiality in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of confidentiality in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
This case was resolved to my client's satisfaction, but we're under a strict confidentiality agreement.
I think that this could erode ... confidentiality when dealing with medical data and medical information.
We value the privacy of our patrons, and posting of credit card receipts violates our confidentiality policy.
The IRS is ill-equipped to deal with sensitive data, and there's a great deal of vulnerability, confidentiality breached chills First Amendment rights.
He has an incredible, not just contact base, but perspective and point of view, i can’t give the specifics of people he connected us with because we promised confidentiality.
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