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coverall

[kuhv-er-awl] /ˈkʌv ərˌɔl/
noun
1.
a loose-fitting, one-piece work garment, consisting of a trouserlike portion and a top with or without sleeves, worn over other clothing.
2.
overalls for women.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; cover + all
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  • The tool was unable to cut through the coverall, due to the small diameter of the exposed cutting surface.
  • General washable work clothing or disposable coverall.
  • Put on a new coverall over your existing lab coat or coverall.
  • They may not be fully transferred because insurance does not coverall losses from a catastrophic fire.
  • Often indoor calf facilities are made of converted buildings, greenhouse barns, or coverall hoop barns.
  • If working on hot pipes, wear cloth coverall and use insulated gloves for handling hot piping.
British Dictionary definitions for coverall

coverall

/ˈkʌvərˌɔːl/
noun
1.
a thing that covers something entirely
2.
(usually pl) protective outer garments for the body
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