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A long or broad piece of cloth worn about the neck, head, or shoulders for warmth or decoration; muffler, babushka, neckerchief, etc.
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  1. A long or broad piece of cloth worn about the neck, head, or shoulders for warmth or decoration; muffler, babushka, neckerchief, etc.
  2. A decorative cloth for covering the top of a piece of furniture; a runner.
  3. Either of the correspondingly cut or notched ends that fit together to form such a joint.
A handkerchief
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  1. A handkerchief
  2. A square scarf, often worn as a head covering.
  3. (Old-fashioned) A piece of cloth used to cover the head.
A usually rubber frame forming a watertight seal around the eyes and nose and containing a transparent covering for use in seeing underwater.
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  1. A usually rubber frame forming a watertight seal around the eyes and nose and containing a transparent covering for use in seeing underwater.
  2. A piece of paper, etc. worn over the mouth and nose of a surgeon, etc. to prevent infection of a patient, instruments, etc. by exhaled matter
  3. A cosmetic preparation that is applied to the face and allowed to dry before being removed, used especially for cleansing and tightening the skin.
A thin, loosely woven surgical dressing, usually made of cotton.
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  1. A thin, loosely woven surgical dressing, usually made of cotton.
  2. Any similar but stiff material, as of thin wire
  3. A thin, transparent fabric with a loose open weave, used for curtains and clothing.
Movies collectively, especially when considered as an art form.
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  1. Movies collectively, especially when considered as an art form.
  2. A sheet or roll of a flexible cellulose material coated with an emulsion sensitive to light and used to capture an image for a photograph or film
  3. A thin covering or coating:
  1. Cover charge
  2. Strategic protection given by armed units during hostile action:
  3. (Music) A cover version.
A large mass of similar cells that make up a part of an organism and perform a specific function. The internal organs and connective structures (including bone and cartilage) of vertebrates, and cambium, xylem, and phloem in plants are made up of different types of tissue.
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  1. A large mass of similar cells that make up a part of an organism and perform a specific function. The internal organs and connective structures (including bone and cartilage) of vertebrates, and cambium, xylem, and phloem in plants are made up of different types of tissue.
  2. A piece of soft, absorbent paper, used as a disposable handkerchief, as toilet paper, etc.
  3. (Biol.) The substance of an organic body or organ, consisting of cells and intercellular material
A veil; curtain
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  1. A veil; curtain
  2. The act of covering with or as with a veil
  3. Sheer material, such as gauze or fine lace, used for veils.
(--- Football) A screen pass.
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  1. (--- Football) A screen pass.
  2. A light, movable, covered frame or series of frames hinged together, serving as a portable partition to separate, conceal, shelter, or protect
  3. A screen memory.
A woman's scarf, as of lace, worn over the hair and shoulders, as traditionally in Spain, Mexico, etc.
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  1. A woman's scarf, as of lace, worn over the hair and shoulders, as traditionally in Spain, Mexico, etc.
  2. A lightweight lace or silk scarf traditionally worn over the head and shoulders, often over a high comb, by women in Spain and Latin America.
  3. A lady's light cloak or cape of silk, velvet, lace, or similar.
Strategic protection given by armed units during hostile action:
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  1. Strategic protection given by armed units during hostile action:
  2. Cover charge
  3. (Music) A cover version.
A small amount; a trace:
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  1. A small amount; a trace:
  2. Any of various devices used to reduce or screen light or heat:
  3. Cover or shelter provided by interception by an object of the sun or its rays:
Water vapor condensed on and clouding the appearance of a surface.
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  1. Water vapor condensed on and clouding the appearance of a surface.
  2. A mass of fine droplets of water in the atmosphere near or in contact with the Earth. Mist reduces visibility to not less than 1 km (0.62 mi).
  3. A thin film of moisture condensed on a surface in droplets
A cloud of vaporized liquid, especially a chemical spray used in fighting fires.
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  1. A cloud of vaporized liquid, especially a chemical spray used in fighting fires.
  2. A mist or film clouding a surface, as of a window, lens, or mirror.
  3. A dense layer of cloud lying close to the surface of the ground or water and reducing visibility to less than 1 km (0.62 mi). Fog occurs when the air temperature becomes identical, or nearly identical, to the dew point.
A mass of particles or droplets, as of dust, smoke, or steam, suspended in the atmosphere or existing in outer space.
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  1. A mass of particles or droplets, as of dust, smoke, or steam, suspended in the atmosphere or existing in outer space.
  2. A large moving body of things in the air or on the ground; a swarm:
  3. A visible body of very fine water droplets or ice particles suspended in the atmosphere at altitudes ranging up to several miles above sea level. Clouds are formed when air that contains water vapor cools below the dew point.
Seasonal rainfalls; the rainy season
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  1. Seasonal rainfalls; the rainy season
  2. Water that condenses from water vapor in the atmosphere and falls to Earth as separate drops from clouds. Rain forms primarily in three ways: at weather fronts, when the water vapor in the warmer mass of air cools and condenses; along mountain ranges, when a warm mass of air is forced to rise over a mountain and its water vapor cools and condenses; and by convection in hot climates, when the water vapor in suddenly rising masses of warm air cools and condenses.
  3. A heavy or abundant fall:
Atmospheric moisture, dust, smoke, and vapor that diminishes visibility.
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  1. Atmospheric moisture, dust, smoke, and vapor that diminishes visibility.
  2. A dispersion of vapor, smoke, dust, etc. in the air that reduces visibility
  3. (Uncountable) Very fine solid particles (smoke, dust) or liquid droplets (moisture) suspended in the air, slightly limiting visibility.
The state of being dim, poorly illuminated, almost dark.
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  1. The state of being dim, poorly illuminated, almost dark.
The time of the day when the sun is just below the horizon, especially the period between sunset and dark.
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  1. The time of the day when the sun is just below the horizon, especially the period between sunset and dark.
  2. The diffused light from the sky during the early evening or early morning when the sun is below the horizon and its light is refracted by the earth's atmosphere.
  3. The subdued light just after sunset or, in less common usage, just before sunrise
A smear, smudge or blot
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  1. A smear, smudge or blot
  2. Something that is hazy and indistinct to the sight or mind.
  3. Something that appears hazy or indistinct
The quality of being difficult to understand; a thing that is difficult to understand.
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  1. The quality of being difficult to understand; a thing that is difficult to understand.
  2. The quality or condition of being imperfectly known or difficult to understand:
  3. Deficiency or absence of light; darkness.
The soft, subdued light seen at dusk or dawn or in dimly lit interiors.
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  1. The soft, subdued light seen at dusk or dawn or in dimly lit interiors.
A loose outer garment, such as a cape.
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  1. A loose outer garment, such as a cape.
  2. Something that covers or conceals:
  3. A loose outer garment, usually sleeveless and extending to or below the knees
Vividness or variety in expression:
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  1. Vividness or variety in expression:
  2. The sensation produced by the effect of light waves striking the retina of the eye. The color of something depends mainly on which wavelengths of light it emits, reflects, or transmits.
  3. Color of the face; esp., a healthy rosiness or a blush
Characteristic aspect, tone, or style.
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  1. Characteristic aspect, tone, or style.
  2. The effect created by a particular use of color
  3. Appearance with regard to color.
Strategic protection given by armed units during hostile action:
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  1. Strategic protection given by armed units during hostile action:
  2. An activity or organization that is used to conceal an illegal or secret activity:
  3. A version of a song, esp. one that has become popular in a particular recording, as performed or recorded in imitation of the original or with a fresh interpretation
Appearance that misrepresents the true character of something:
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  1. Appearance that misrepresents the true character of something:
  2. A pretense or misrepresentation:
  3. Clothes or accessories worn to conceal one's true identity.
Disguise (deceptive appearance)
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Facial cosmetics:
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  1. Facial cosmetics:
  2. Value or standing in the eyes of others; prestige:
  3. A person's countenance:
Attitude or appearance, as of the face, indicating state of mind; external behavior when facing a problem, etc.
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  1. Attitude or appearance, as of the face, indicating state of mind; external behavior when facing a problem, etc.
  2. The forehead or face, especially of a bird or other animal.
  3. (Archit.) A face of a building; esp., the face with the principal entrance
A superficially or deceptively attractive appearance or good reputation:
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  1. A superficially or deceptively attractive appearance or good reputation:
  2. A brief explanatory note or translation of a difficult or technical expression usually inserted in the margin or between lines of a text or manuscript.
  3. A kind of paint that dries to a shiny finish.
Misleading appearance; cover, cloak.
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  1. Misleading appearance; cover, cloak.
  2. Customary way of speaking or acting; fashion, manner, practice (often used formerly in such phrases as "at his own guise"; that is, in his own fashion, to suit himself.)
  3. External appearance in manner or dress; appropriate indication or expression; garb; shape.
A usually rubber frame forming a watertight seal around the eyes and nose and containing a transparent covering for use in seeing underwater.
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  1. A usually rubber frame forming a watertight seal around the eyes and nose and containing a transparent covering for use in seeing underwater.
  2. A covering worn on the face to conceal one's identity, as:
  3. An area of contrasting color on the face and usually across the eyes of an animal.
An involved scheme; a charade.
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  1. An involved scheme; a charade.
  2. A ball or party at which masks and fancy costumes or disguises are worn
  3. A disguise or false outward show; a pretense:
A claim or assertion to a right, especially a false one:
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  1. A claim or assertion to a right, especially a false one:
  2. A false show of something
  3. A false or studied show; an affectation:
A cover-up; front
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  1. A cover-up; front
  2. A reason or excuse given to hide the real reason for something.
  3. A false reason or motive put forth to hide the real one; excuse
The barest trace; a modicum:
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  1. The barest trace; a modicum:
  2. A likeness, image, or representation
  3. Seeming; appearance; show; figure; form.
(Informal) An affair or undertaking:
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  1. (Informal) An affair or undertaking:
  2. A display; a manifestation:
  3. Display or outward appearance:
Any of the thin layers glued together to form plywood
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  1. Any of the thin layers glued together to form plywood
  2. A thin surface layer of fine wood or costly material laid over a base of common material
  3. A deceptive, superficial show; a façade:
Statements, actions, or display designed to make something seem better than it really is
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  1. Statements, actions, or display designed to make something seem better than it really is
  2. A means of improving appearances or creating a falsely favorable impression:
  3. (Idiomatic, uncountable) A means of creating a deceptively favourable impression of something or someone; something for appearance only.
The act of teasing or misleading someone, especially for amusement.
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  1. The act of teasing or misleading someone, especially for amusement.
  2. A deception, hoax, or practical joke.
  3. Something, as a novel or play, intended as an elaborate hoax or practical joke on the reader or audience
To conceal; hide
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  1. To conceal; hide
  2. To cover with or as with a cloak
  3. To cover or conceal with a cloak or something that acts like a cloak:
To cover as if with clothing:
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  1. To cover as if with clothing:
  2. To put clothes on; dress:
  3. To put clothes on; dress
To cover with or as if with folds; envelop.
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  1. To cover with or as if with folds; envelop.
  2. To fold something around; to envelop
  3. To wrap in folds; wrap up; envelop
To cover with or as if with a shroud:
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  1. To cover with or as if with a shroud:
  2. To cover as if with a shroud; hide; veil; obscure
To surround
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  1. To surround
  2. To conceal; hide
  3. To wrap, enclose, or cover:
To absorb completely; engross:
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  1. To absorb completely; engross:
  2. To wrap around, surround; to envelop
  3. To wrap; envelop
To fold inward.
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  1. To fold inward.
  2. To clasp with the arms; embrace.
  3. To wrap up or inwrap; involve; inclose; enfold or envelop.
(Rare) To vest or settle (a power or right) in a person, legislative body, etc.
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  1. (Rare) To vest or settle (a power or right) in a person, legislative body, etc.
  2. To put (money) into business, real estate, stocks, bonds, etc. for the purpose of obtaining an income or profit
  3. To spend or devote for future advantage or benefit:
To take cover; find shelter.
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  1. To take cover; find shelter.
  2. To wrap (a corpse) in burial clothing.
  3. To wrap (a corpse) in a shroud
To arrange or fold (something) about as cover or protection:
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  1. To arrange or fold (something) about as cover or protection:
  2. To clasp, fold, or coil about something:
  3. To enclose, especially in paper, and fasten:
To cover or conceal with a cloak or something that acts like a cloak:
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  1. To cover or conceal with a cloak or something that acts like a cloak:
  2. To conceal; hide
  3. To cover with or as with a cloak
To keep from being observed or discovered; hide.
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  1. To keep from being observed or discovered; hide.
  2. To put out of sight; hide
To put a cover or covering on:
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  1. To put a cover or covering on:
  2. To defend (a position or area):
  3. To record or perform a cover of
To cover with or as if with a shroud:
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  1. To cover with or as if with a shroud:
  2. To cover as if with a shroud; hide; veil; obscure
To conceal from the knowledge of others; keep secret
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  1. To conceal from the knowledge of others; keep secret
  2. To prevent the disclosure or recognition of; conceal:
  3. To cut off from sight; cover up:
To be or become silent or still.
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  1. To be or become silent or still.
  2. To stop making noise; be or become quiet or silent
  3. To keep from public knowledge; suppress mention of. Often used with up :
To cover in order to conceal, protect, or disguise:
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  1. To cover in order to conceal, protect, or disguise:
  2. To cover (the face, for example) with a decorative or protective mask.
  3. To conceal or cover with or as with a mask
(Archaic) To shelter and protect
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  1. (Archaic) To shelter and protect
  2. To hide from view; cover; screen
  3. To take cover; find shelter.
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