To guard against or supervise all contingencies: The baking is done on the premises, and Ms Scherber covers all the bases (1940s+ Baseball)
- Cover artist
noun an artist who creates covers for books, CDs, and other media Examples Who was the cover artist of Alistair MacLean’s paperback novels published by Fawcett?
- Cover bidding
noun 1. the act of tendering an artificially high price for a contract, on the assumption that the tender will not be accepted
noun 1. an attractive young man whose picture is featured on a magazine cover.
noun 1. a crop, usually a legume, planted to keep nutrients from leaching, soil from eroding, and land from weeding over, as during the winter. noun 1. a crop planted between main crops to prevent leaching or soil erosion or to provide green manure