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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Things that protect, shelter, or guard; Book jackets; Bedclothes for covering someone in bed, such as blankets, quilts, etc.

Usage examples (39)
  • The covers of this book are too far apart.
  • The term covers both the form of the array and the resulting organization.
  • Put another way, the term covers a wide gamut of behaviors that cause more problems for a youngster than for those around her.
  • The term covers written as well as oral communication. for more
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