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Another word for envelope

      1. An outer cover:
      2. The frame or framework for a window or door.
      3. A metal pipe or tube used as a lining for a water, oil, or gas well.
      1. A usually close-fitting case or covering for a blade, as of a sword.
      2. Any of various similar coverings.
      3. An enveloping tubular structure, such as the base of a grass leaf that surrounds the stem or the tissue that encloses a muscle or nerve fiber.
      1. A membrane-bound structure within a cell in which materials such as enzymes are transported or stored.
      2. A sac or cyst, especially one containing fluid.
      3. A blister of the skin.
      1. The act of enclosing.
      2. The state of being enclosed.
      3. Something enclosed:
      1. An owner:
      2. A possessor or occupier:
      3. A party entitled to payment on a note or instrument:
      1. A short coat usually extending to the hips.
      2. The skin of a potato.
      3. The dust jacket of a book or phonograph record.
      1. The material in which something is wrapped.
      1. The material, such as paper, in which something is wrapped:
      2. The material encircling a magazine or newspaper sent by mail.
      3. A book jacket.
      1. To put or keep out of sight or away from notice:
      2. To prevent the disclosure or recognition of; conceal:
      3. To cut off from sight; cover up:
      1. An instance or occurrence of a particular kind or category:
      2. An occurrence of a disease or disorder:
      3. A set of circumstances or a state of affairs; a situation:
      1. Something that covers, so as to protect or conceal.
      1. A container typically constructed with four sides perpendicular to the base and often having a lid or cover.
      2. The amount or quantity that such a container can hold.
      3. A square or rectangle:
      1. A receptacle, such as a carton, can, or jar, in which material is held or carried.
      2. A large reusable receptacle that can accommodate smaller cartons or cases in a single shipment, designed for efficient handling of cargo.
      1. A container of flexible material, such as paper, plastic, or leather, that is used for carrying or storing items.
      2. A handbag; a purse.
      3. A piece of hand luggage, such as a suitcase or satchel.
      1. A small baglike attachment forming part of a garment and used to carry small articles, as a flat pouch sewn inside a pair of pants or a piece of material sewn on its sides and bottom to the outside of a shirt.
      2. A small sack or bag.
      3. A receptacle, cavity, or opening.
      1. To place something upon or over, so as to protect or conceal:
      2. To overlay or spread with something:
      3. To put a cover or covering on:
      1. One that uses the mails:
      2. One who addresses, stamps, or otherwise prepares mail.
      3. A container, such as a cardboard tube, used to hold material to be mailed:
      1. A small bag often closing with a drawstring and used especially for carrying loose items in one's pocket.
      2. A bag or sack used to carry mail or diplomatic dispatches.
      3. A leather bag or case for carrying powder or small-arms ammunition.
      1. A container that holds items or matter.
      2. The expanded tip of a flower stalk or axis that bears the floral parts or the florets of the flower head.
      3. A fitting connected to a power supply and equipped to receive a plug.