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re-cover

[ree-kuhv-er] /riˈkʌv ər/
verb (used with object)
1.
to cover again or anew.
Origin
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English recoveren; see re-, cover
Can be confused
re-cover, recover.
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British Dictionary definitions for re-cover

re-cover

/riːˈkʌvə/
verb (transitive)
1.
to cover again
2.
to provide (a piece of furniture, book, etc) with a new cover
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Word Origin and History for re-cover
v.

"to put a new cover on," c.1400, from re- "again" + cover (v.). Related: Re-covered; re-covering.

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