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English definition of “coated”

coated

adjective uk   /ˈkəʊ.tɪd/ us    /ˈkoʊ.t̬ɪd/
thickly covered: Your trousers are coated in mud! If your tongue is coated, it is covered with a layer of a greyish-white substance, often because you are ill.
(Definition of coated adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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