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
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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
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