cover in

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Related to cover in: cover letter

w>cover in

vt sep
(= fill in) grave etcauffüllen, zuschütten
(= roof in)überdachen
References in classic literature ?
Hither, then, the trapper directed the flight, as to the place affording the only available cover in so pressing an emergency.
Mr Codlin sat smiling in the chimney-corner, eyeing the landlord as with a roguish look he held the cover in his hand, and, feigning that his doing so was needful to the welfare of the cookery, suffered the delightful steam to tickle the nostrils of his guest.