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coveragenoun [U]

 us   /ˈkʌv·ər·ɪdʒ/
  • coverage noun [U] (REPORTING)

the job and responsibility of reporting or writing about a particular subject for television, radio, or a newspaper or magazine: The TV station is trying to improve its coverage of local news.
  • coverage noun [U] (PROTECTION)

the state or condition of being protected from financial loss, damage, accident, or having something stolen; insurance: I’ve got $50,000 worth of coverage for the contents of my house.
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"coverage" in British English

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coveragenoun [U]

uk   /ˈkʌv.ər.ɪdʒ/  us   /ˈkʌv.ɚ.ɪdʒ/
  • 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).
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"coverage" in Business English

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coveragenoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈkʌvərɪdʒ/
US (also insurance coverage) INSURANCE →  cover : Compare these health insurance plans to ensure that you have adequate coverage for your needs.
COMMERCE the area in which a particular service is available, or particular goods are sold: Check out the wireless service provider's coverage before you sign a contract. Market coverage: our markets include East, Southeast and South Asia.
COMMUNICATIONS writing about a particular event or subject: detailed/full/in-depth/wide coverage The press picked up the story and gave it wide coverage. The President's gathering was closed to media coverage.
(Definition of coverage from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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