covering definition

  • noun:
    • a thing that covers, so as to protect or conceal.
    • That which addresses one thing.
    • Action associated with the verb to pay for.
    • such a thing which covers or conceals, as a roof, a screen, a wrapper, garments, etc.
    • what addresses, as a lid or canopy; a cover; some thing distribute or set over or covered about another, for concealment, defense, or heat; specifically, clothes: as, feathers will be the natural covering of birds.
    • The act or means of placing a cover upon one thing; particularly, in bookbinding, the entire process of placing covers on a book.
    • In ceramics, just like glaze.
    • a normal object that covers or envelops
    • an artifact that covers another thing (usually to guard or shelter or hide it)
    • the act of concealing the presence of anything by obstructing the scene of it
    • the act of safeguarding anything by addressing it
    • the job of applying something
    • something which covers, in order to protect or hide.
    • That which addresses anything.
    • activity of the verb to cover.
    • Anything which covers or conceals, as a roof, a screen, a wrapper, garments, etc.
    • what addresses, as a lid or canopy; a cover; something spread or laid over or covered about another, in terms of concealment, protection, or heat; specifically, clothes: as, feathers would be the all-natural covering of birds.
    • The act or procedure of putting a cover upon one thing; specifically, in bookbinding, the entire process of placing covers on a book.
    • In ceramics, same as glaze.
    • an all-natural object that covers or envelops
    • an artifact that covers something else (usually to safeguard or shelter or conceal it)
    • the work of concealing the presence of something by obstructing the scene of it
    • the act of safeguarding some thing by covering it
    • the task of applying something
  • verb:
    • provide participle of cover.
    • Present participle of address.

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