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dust cover

noun
1.
a cloth or plastic covering used to protect furniture or equipment, as during a period of nonuse.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05
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British Dictionary definitions for dust-cover

dust cover

noun
1.
another name for dustsheet
2.
another name for dust jacket
3.
a perspex cover for the turntable of a record player
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