protective cover

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n protective cover 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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Usage

In literature:

Cover up for their protection.
"FreeChildrenStories.com Collection" by Daniel Errico
Nevertheless, it is like the original one in so far that it is a continually renewed protective covering.
"Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I" by Herbert Spencer
He found her hand; covered it protectingly with his own.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science, November, 1930" by Various
As they are nearly always thus covered upon the approach of anyone, this may be done also as a protection from discovery.
"The Bird Book" by Chester A. Reed
I will cover you with my coat and I will lie at your feet to protect you from all danger and alarm.
"Old French Fairy Tales" by Comtesse de Ségur
Upon these the sea builds a protective covering of sand or mud, more or less thick.
"Eighth Reader" by James Baldwin
It was winter, and the snow was such a soft protecting cover for many a buried hope.
"The Son of His Mother" by Clara Viebig
This cover protects the point.
"Miss Cayley's Adventures" by Grant Allen
When frost comes, protect by covering.
"Soil Culture" by J. H. Walden
It is also supposed that Lee meditates an incursion into Pennsylvania, and that Gen. Beauregard will protect his rear and cover this city.
"A Rebel War Clerk's Diary at the Confederate States Capital" by John Beauchamp Jones
Sometimes, as a protection against rain, a large square of black oil-cloth was spread over the white cover.
"Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science, Volume 26, July 1880." by Various
At a certain meeting they agreed to ask the proprietor why he did not protect this and cover that article.
"Euthenics, the science of controllable environment" by Ellen H. Richards
The fireman was burning under the protective cover!
"The Scarlet Lake Mystery" by Harold Leland Goodwin
I shall cover you up with my cloak to protect you from the damp.
"The Poniard's Hilt" by Eugène Sue
Thick, coarse, and stiff hair protects the head, its abundance making any artificial covering superfluous.
"With the World's Great Travellers, Volume 1" by Various
This was her man, and she must protect him, cover him from enemies with her own slim body.
"The Bartlett Mystery" by Louis Tracy
Further, the wall is not covered by cement or any other protective covering.
"Cottage Building in Cob, Pisé, Chalk and Clay" by Clough Williams-Ellis
She was positive that upon her last visit to the storeroom, the carpet had covered the trunk, protecting it from dust.
"Penny Nichols Finds a Clue" by Joan Clark
In these rooms the furniture was protected with covers; the curtains were always drawn.
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 16" by Various
The oil, melted with resins, is an effective and lasting covering for anything desired to be protected from the ravages of white ants.
"The Cocoanut" by William S. Lyon
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In news:

Whatever the outcome, Diallo's decision to come forward raises an important question for those of us who cover these cases and choose to shield the identity of adults who allege charges of sexual assault: Should we protect their identity.
Hennig's vertical-wall telescoping steel covers are said to deliver full protection for the X and Y axes on horizontal machining centers.
Telescoping Covers Protect HMC X-Y Axes.
Hennig's vertical-wall telescoping steel covers are said to deliver full protection for the X and Y axes on HMCs.
New legislation in Missouri covers homeowner's protection.
But Zemeckis and Gatins take it one step further and show how the airline covers up Whip's addiction in order to protect their reputation and bypass a severe lawsuit.
Telescoping Covers Protect HMC X-Y Axes .
He wore a protective covering over his cast, but it did not bother him during practice.
The Shell Gel Maxx has three layers of protection and a molded screen cover.
A young boy covers his ears to protect from the loud noise of the fireworks show in Prosinski Park Saturday.
Compost may also be used as a mulch , since the primary purpose of mulch is to protect the soil from the environment by covering it.
Luther Davis, 61, covers himself in several donated blankets as he wraps himself up to protect himself from the cold.
A rubber armor covering with unique styling and textured accents forms a firm grip that protects the optics and rugged chassis.
This Sept, 27 file photo shows the covered US Supreme Court building in Washington, DC, with a protective scrim, as work continues on the facade.
Today's topic will cover Personal Injury Protection otherwise known as PIP .
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In science:

Kevlar strength member and covered with a protective sleeve.
The ICECUBE prototype string in AMANDA
The large sides of the Q plates were covered with Tyvek paper, to protect them from damage by the tungsten plates and also to diffuse back the escaping light.
Performance Studies of Prototype II for the CASTOR forward Calorimeter at the CMS Experiment
The effect of Anderson localization then can be used to protect and cover an ob ject if the latter is coated with random layers of non-absorptive materials.
Light Scattering on Random Dielectric Layers
All the optics are set on a table with air suspension in a dark room and are fully covered with protection panels forming a nearly closed box.
Design, analysis, and testing of a microdot apodizer for the apodized pupil Lyot coronagraph (Research note). III. Application to extremely large telescopes
The preamplifier boards with packaged scintillator cells were mounted on a 2 mm thick aluminum plate and protected by a 1 mm thick aluminum top cover, forming a robust cassette.
CALICE Report to the DESY Physics Research Committee, April 2011
All the optics are set on a table with air suspension in a dark room and are fully covered with protection panels forming a nearly closed box preventing turbulence from the room.
Band-Limited Coronagraphs using a halftone-dot process: II. Advances and laboratory results for arbitrary telescope apertures
Moreover, The fact that a number of approaches have been proposed to protect some uncore parts also demonstrates the urgent need for a fault detection scheme which can cover not only the cores but also the uncore parts.
RepTFD: Replay Based Transient Fault Detection
In my opinion such hard-won Diagnostic Tests that cover important parts of common introductory courses are national assets whose confidentiality should be as well protected as the MCAT (Medical College Admission Test).
Lessons From the Physics-Education Reform Effort
Good reflectance in the VUV region is obtained by applying a reflective layer (Al, 80 nm) covered by a protective layer (MgF2 , 30 nm ).
The COMPASS Experiment at CERN
The outer surface of each station is covered with thin (1 mm thick) aluminium sheets for mechanical, electrostatic and noise protection.
The COMPASS Experiment at CERN
Such a situation shall occur at the grain boundaries and holes of graphene and confirms the experiment11 that defects or discontinuities in covering a reactive surface by graphene may result in the weakening of the oxidation protection.
Graphene coatings: An efficient protection from oxidation
A metal cover to protect the optic when it is parked.
Design of the wavefront sensor unit of ARGOS, the LBT laser guide star system
The metal cover that protects the optic when parked has been removed to show the two railways.
Design of the wavefront sensor unit of ARGOS, the LBT laser guide star system
Also the protective cover of the FET and the glass shell of the feedback resistor were removed for such purpose.
Review on Double Beta Decay Experiments and Comparison with Theory
As the upper end of the sensor, stays under the cylinder head cover, a protective tube for the connecting cable was mounted.
Estimation of a Noise Level Using Coarse-Grained Entropy of Experimental Time Series of Internal Pressure in a Combustion Engine
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