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English definition of “coated”

coated

adjective     /ˈkəʊ.tɪd/ US  /ˈkoʊ.t̬ɪd/
thickly covered : Your trousers are coated in mud !Covering and adding layers If your tongue is coated, it is covered with a layer of a greyish-white substance , often because you are ill .Disease and illness - general words
(Definition of coated adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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