American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Use "covers" in a sentence
"Unlike some alternatives, the term covers glacier melt, sea level rise, and the reduction of ocean alkalinity."
"The term covers both the form of the array and the resulting organization."
"Put another way, the term covers a wide gamut of behaviors that cause more problems for a youngster than for those around her."