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coverage

noun [U] uk   /ˈkʌv.ər.ɪdʒ/  us   /-ɚ-/

coverage noun [U] (REPORT)

C1 media the reporting of a particular important event or subject: What did you think of the BBC's election coverage?
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coverage noun [U] (DEALING WITH)

the fact of dealing with or directing attention to something: These books give very good grammar coverage (= they deal with grammar very well).

coverage noun [U] (PROTECTION)

C1 US (UK cover) financial protection so that you get money if something bad happens: They have a national program that provides health/medical coverage for every citizen. There is no coverage for expenses under $5 000.
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