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dust cover

n.
1. A removable or hinged plastic cover used to protect a piece of equipment, such as a turntable or printer.

dust cover

n
1. (Textiles) another name for dustsheet
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) another name for dust jacket
3. a perspex cover for the turntable of a record player

dust′ cov`er


n.
1. a cloth or plastic covering used to protect furniture or equipment.
[1900–05]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dust cover - a paper jacket for a book; a jacket on which promotional information is usually printed
jacket - an outer wrapping or casing; "phonograph records were sold in cardboard jackets"
2.dust cover - a large piece of cloth used to cover furniture that is not in use for a long perioddust cover - a large piece of cloth used to cover furniture that is not in use for a long period
piece of cloth, piece of material - a separate part consisting of fabric
3.dust cover - a removable plastic protective covering for a piece of equipment
protective cover, protective covering, protection - a covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury; "they had no protection from the fallout"; "wax provided protection for the floors"
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