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General dictionaries General (35 matching dictionaries)
  1. cover: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. cover: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. cover: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. cover: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. cover: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. cover, cover: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Cover, cover: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. cover: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Cover, Cover, Cover: InfoVisual Visual Dictionary [home, info]
  10. cover: Wiktionary [home, info]
  11. cover: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  12. cover: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. cover: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. cover: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. cover: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. cover: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. cover: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. cover, cover: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  19. Cover (Joan as Policewoman album), Cover (Tom Verlaine album), Cover (algebra), Cover (cricket), Cover (film), Cover (finance), Cover (law), Cover (mathematics), Cover (military), Cover (music), Cover (philately), Cover (surname), Cover (telecommunications), Cover (topology), Cover, The Cover: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  20. cover: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  21. Cover: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  22. cover: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  23. cover: Rhymezone [home, info]
  24. cover: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  25. cover: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  26. cover: Stammtisch Beau Fleuve Acronyms [home, info]
  27. Cover: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  28. Cover: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  29. cover: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  30. cover: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  31. cover: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  32. Cover, cover: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  33. cover, cover (military): Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. cover: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. Cover: English-Chinese Dictionary of Graphic Communications (Big 5) [home, info]
  3. cover: Epicurus.com Spanish Glossary [home, info]
  4. cover: Essentials of Music [home, info]
  5. COVER: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]
  6. Cover: Glossary of Stamp Collecting Terms [home, info]
  7. cover: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (17 matching dictionaries)
  1. Cover: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. cover: Webster's New World Finance & Investment Dictionary [home, info]
  3. cover: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  4. cover: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  5. cover: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  6. Cover: bizterms.net [home, info]
  7. Cover: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  8. Cover: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  9. Cover: Harvey Financial [home, info]
  10. Cover: Deardorff's Glossary of International Economics [home, info]
  11. Cover: Futures and Options Market Terminology [home, info]
  12. cover: Finance-Glossary.com [home, info]
  13. Cover: Investopedia [home, info]
  14. Cover (intelligence), cover: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  15. cover: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  16. cover: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]
  17. Cover: WashingtonPost.com: Business [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Cover (topology), cover: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. cover: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. cover: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. CoVer: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. cover: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Cover: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]
  2. cover, cover, cover: PlanetMath Encyclopedia [home, info]
  3. cover: How Many? A Dictionary of Units of Measurement [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. cover: The Folk File [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. cover: Sports Terms [home, info]
  2. cover, cover: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (12 matching dictionaries)
  1. cover: Book Binding [home, info]
  2. Cover: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  3. cover: Agriculture Glossary [home, info]
  5. cover (military): DOD Dictionary of Military Terms [home, info]
  6. Cover: Glossary of Coal Mining Terms [home, info]
  8. COVER: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]
  9. COVER: Space and Electronic Warfare Lexicon [home, info]
  10. cover: Book Collectors' Glossary [home, info]
  11. Cover: Urban Conservation Glossary [home, info]
  12. Cover: Latitude Mexico [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (cover)

noun:  fire that makes it difficult for the enemy to fire on your own individuals or formations ("Artillery provided covering fire for the withdrawal")
noun:  the act of concealing the existence of something by obstructing the view of it ("The cover concealed their guns from enemy aircraft")
noun:  a false identity and background (especially one created for an undercover agent) ("Her new name and passport are cover for her next assignment")
noun:  a recording of a song that was first recorded or made popular by somebody else ("They made a cover of a Beatles' song")
noun:  bedding that keeps a person warm in bed ("He pulled the covers over his head and went to sleep")
noun:  a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something ("Under cover of darkness")
noun:  covering for a hole (especially a hole in the top of a container) ("Put the cover back on the kettle")
noun:  a fixed charge by a restaurant or night club over and above the charge for food and drink
noun:  the front and back covering of a book
noun:  a natural object that covers or envelops ("Under a covering of dust")
verb:  spread over a surface to conceal or protect ("This paint covers well")
verb:  hide from view or knowledge ("The President covered the fact that he bugged the offices in the White House")
verb:  be sufficient to meet, defray, or offset the charge or cost of ("Is this enough to cover the check?")
verb:  to take an action to protect against future problems ("Count the cash in the drawer twice just to cover yourself")
verb:  help out by taking someone's place and temporarily assuming his responsibilities ("She is covering for our secretary who is ill this week")
verb:  invest with a large or excessive amount of something ("She covered herself with glory")
verb:  make up for shortcomings or a feeling of inferiority by exaggerating good qualities
verb:  provide for ("The grant doesn't cover my salary")
verb:  span an interval of distance, space or time ("The period covered the turn of the century")
verb:  clothe, as if for protection from the elements ("Cover your head!")
verb:  protect by insurance ("The insurance won't cover this")
verb:  maintain a check on; especially by patrolling ("The second officer covered the top floor")
verb:  deal with verbally or in some form of artistic expression ("The course covered all of Western Civilization")
verb:  hold within range of an aimed firearm
verb:  protect or defend (a position in a game) ("He covered left field")
verb:  be responsible for guarding an opponent in a game
verb:  play a higher card than the one previously played ("Smith covered again")
verb:  form a cover over ("The grass covered the grave")
verb:  provide with a covering or cause to be covered ("Cover her face with a handkerchief")
verb:  be responsible for reporting the details of, as in journalism ("The cub reporter covered New York City")
verb:  put something on top of something else ("Cover the meat with a lot of gravy")
verb:  copulate with a female, used especially of horses ("The horse covers the mare")
verb:  sit on (eggs) ("The female covers the eggs")
verb:  travel across or pass over ("The caravan covered almost 100 miles each day")
verb:  include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one's sphere or territory ("This should cover everyone in the group")
verb:  cover as if with a shroud
name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 50000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #7492)

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