Meaning of “uncover” in the English Dictionary

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"uncover" in British English

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uncoververb [ T ]

uk /ʌnˈkʌv.ər/ us /ʌnˈkʌv.ɚ/

(Definition of “uncover” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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uncoververb [ T ]

us /ʌnˈkʌv·ər/

to remove what is covering something, or to discover what was hidden:

uncover the pot
It’s the press’s responsibility to uncover the truth.

(Definition of “uncover” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)