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Definition of Cover
Cover Cov"er, v. i.
To spread a table for a meal; to prepare a banquet. [Obs.]
CoverCover Cov"er (k?v"?r), n.
1. Anything which is laid, set, or spread, upon, about, or
over, another thing; an envelope; a lid; as, the cover of
2. Anything which veils or conceals; a screen; disguise; a
cloak. ``Under cover of the night.' -- Macaulay.
A handsome cover for imperfections. --Collier.
3. Shelter; protection; as, the troops fought under cover of
the batteries; the woods afforded a good cover.
Being compelled to lodge in the field . . . whilst
his army was under cover, they might be forced to
4. (Hunting) The woods, underbrush, etc., which shelter and
conceal game; covert; as, to beat a cover; to ride to
5. That portion of a slate, tile, or shingle, which is hidden
by the overlap of the course above. --Knight.
6. (Steam Engine) The lap of a slide valve.
7. [Cf. F. couvert.] A tablecloth, and the other table
furniture; esp., the table furniture for the use of one
person at a meal; as, covers were laid for fifty guests.
To break cover, to start from a covert or lair; -- said of
Under cover, in an envelope, or within a letter; -- said of
a written message.
Letters . . . dispatched under cover to her
Meaning of Cover from wikipedia
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name for a lid Cover
- In po****r music, a cover
song, remake, revival, or simply cover
, is a new performance
by a musician other
than the original...
(1965 TV program), an American television
program, featuring excerpts
children's books, that...
- A cover
letter, or a letter
is a letter
of introduction attached
to or accompanying...
was the second
tour by English recording artist George
Michael. The tour spanned
9 months between January
- The cover
date of a periodical publication
is the date displa**** on the cover
is not necessarily
the true date of publication
(the on-sale date...
- Rocker covers
that are bolted
on over rocker
arms in an internal combustion
engine. They are called valve covers
in the United
- The English idiom
a book by its cover
" is a metaphorical phrase
by its outward...
- A manhole cover
is a removable plate forming
the lid over the opening
of a manhole, an opening large enough
for a person
- In graph
theory, a vertex cover
(sometimes node cover
) of a graph
is a set of vertices
edge of the graph...
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