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covering letter

noun [C]
 
UK ( US cover letter,
 
)
a letter that you send with something to explain what it is or to give more information about itLetters, notes and cardsPaper and stationery
(Definition of covering letter from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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