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coverage

[′kəv·rij]
(communications)
(graphic arts)
In microfilming, the portion of a document plane included in the lens field.

coverage

1. A measure of the area over which a gallon of paint may be spread at a given thickness, usually expressed as square feet per gallon at 1 mil dry film.
2. The amount of surface that can be covered by a particular amount of roofing material.
3. The ratio of the area of the footprint of a building to the total area of the site on which it is located.

coverage

i. The ground area represented on imagery, photomaps, mosaics, maps, and other geographical presentation systems.
ii. A cover or protection, as the coverage of troops by their own air defense aircraft.
iii. An area in which radar can detect targets; referred to as radar coverage.
iv. An area on the ground covered by the cameras of an aircraft.
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The beta test period in 2015 will provide the QHPs the opportunity to review QRS performance prior to these scores being reported to the public and consumers during open enrollment period in 2016 for the 2017 coverage year.
5% participant with a number of other companies in the insurance pool that insured the loss during the 1995 coverage year.
The immediate effect on states that would be brought into Social Security coverage would be harsher than it was on states that chose voluntary coverage years ago.
In the peak household coverage years before 1945, and indeed for many years since 1945, it was common for even small cities to have two newspapers, sometimes published by separate companies, sometimes by the same company.
Hartville was one of the first pet insurance providers in the US to offer wellness coverage years ago, and this latest enhancement will make it even easier for more pet parents to have financial help with their pets' preventive care.