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Entry Word: cover
Function: noun
Text: 1 a piece placed over an open container to hold in, protect, or conceal its contents <where's the cover for the cookie jar?>
Synonyms cap, lid, top
Related Words dome, hood, roof; capsule, case, casing, covering, housing, jacket, sheath, shell
2 means or method of defending <provided cover while their comrades ran for safety> -- see DEFENSE 1
3 something that encloses another thing especially to protect it <put the restaurant menus in clear plastic covers so that they would last longer> -- see 1CASE 1