Covering

  • 1 Covering — may refer to: Mathematics In topology: Covering map, a function from one space to another with uniform local neighborhoods Cover (topology), a system of (usually, open or closed) sets whose union is a given topological space Lebesgue covering… …

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  • 2 Covering — Cov er*ing, n. Anything which covers or conceals, as a roof, a screen, a wrapper, clothing, etc. [1913 Webster] Noah removed the covering of the ark. Gen. viii. 13. [1913 Webster] They cause the naked to lodge without clothing, that they have no… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 covering — cóvering s. n. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  CÓVERING s. n. operaţie prin care se caută compensarea unui risc comercial printr un al doilea risc. (< engl. covering) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …

    Dicționar Român

  • 4 covering — index cover (protection), disguise, panoply, protection, protective, shelter (protection), veil …

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  • 5 covering up — index evasion Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 6 covering — [kuv′ər iŋ] n. anything that covers …

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  • 7 Covering — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Covering >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 covering covering cover Sgm: N 1 baldachin baldachin baldachino baldaquin Sgm: N 1 canopy canopy tilt awning tent marquee tente d abr …

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  • 8 Covering — Cover Cov er (k?v ?r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Covered} ( ?rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Covering}.] [OF. covrir, F. couvrir, fr. L. cooperire; co + operire to cover; probably fr. ob towards, over + the root appearing in aperire to open. Cf. {Aperient},… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 covering — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Something placed over another Nouns 1. covering, cover; superposition, superimposition; packaging; eclipse. 2. roof, ceiling, canopy, awning, tent, pavilion, marquee; umbrella, parasol, sunshade; veil,… …

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  • 10 covering — [[t]kʌ̱vərɪŋ[/t]] coverings N COUNT A covering is a layer of something that protects or hides something else. Leave a thin covering of fat... Sawdust was used as a hygienic floor covering …

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  • 11 covering — 1. noun 1) a plastic covering Syn: awning, canopy, tarpaulin, cowling, cowl, casing, housing; wrapping, wrapper, cover, envelope, sheath, sleeve, jacket, lid, top, cap 2) …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 12 covering — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun Covering is used after these nouns: ↑floor, ↑roof, ↑wall, ↑window {{Roman}}II.{{/Roman}} adj. Covering is used with these nouns: ↑fire, ↑letter, ↑note …

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  • 13 covering — I. noun Date: 14th century something that covers or conceals II. adjective Date: 1887 containing explanation of or additional information about an accompanying communication < a covering letter > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 14 covering — Using forward currency contracts to predetermine the domestic currency amount of an expected future foreign receipt or payment. Also, the buying back ( covering ) of a short position. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …

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  • 15 covering — Synonyms and related words: assimilating, bigness, blanket, blanketing, border, brooding, burial, burying, calcimining, circumference, cloak, cloaking, clouding, coat, coating, collop, comprising, concealedness, concealing, concealment,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 16 covering — cov|er|ing [ˈkʌvərıŋ] n 1.) [singular] something that covers or hides something ▪ a light covering of snow 2.) coverings [plural] a layer of something such as paper, wood, or cloth used to cover walls, floors etc ▪ colourful wall coverings …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 covering — cov|er|ing [ kʌv(ə)rıŋ ] noun singular something that covers something else: The ground was hidden under a covering of dead leaves …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 18 covering — noun (singular) something that covers or hides something: a light covering of snow …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 covering — UK [ˈkʌv(ə)rɪŋ] / US noun [singular] something that covers something else The ground was hidden under a covering of dead leaves …

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  • 20 covering —   Wahī, uhi, pale uhi, uhina.   Also: hāli i, māmalu, pupupu, pāpalu;    ♦ doorframe covering, kikihi;    ♦ headcovering, pāpale, pūlo u, palelei;    ♦ ti leafcovering, kui laī, pale lau ī …

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