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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Headdress that protects the head from bad weather; A movable top or cover (hinged or separate) for closing the opening of a container; Either of two folds of skin that can be moved to cover or open the eye.

Usage examples (35)
  • Cover and cook over medium high heat until the pan lid is hot.
  • The only thing is how many nails can that coffin lid hold already?
  • The valentine card looks like the lid from a fancy box of chocolates!
  • And when the lid is closed, it just looks like a beautiful little chest. for more
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