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English definition of “glass sth in/over”

glass sth in/over

phrasal verb with glass     /ɡlɑːs/ US  /ɡlæs/ verb
to use glass to fill the open spaces in something or to cover something: We glassed in the porch to make a small conservatory. The manuscripts are now glassed over, to stop them being damaged.Windows and parts of windows
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