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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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Kirwan, state secretary of Administration and Finance, said the governor has also been working to bring the coverage costs down as affordability is seen as a key factor in whether the first-in-the-nation mandatory health insurance program will succeed.
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* Defining a standard that allows coverage data to be exchanged among different EDA suppliers' tools.
The corner can be successful in off man coverage if he will learn the importance of alignment, positioning, and reading.
First, the insurance typically is extended to include coverage for a wider group of insureds.
But the two-year extension of TRIA should ensure that affordable terrorism coverage remains available to real estate firms that need it.
* Catastrophic coverage. For people who can't afford a comprehensive plan but want to protect themselves from a wipeout.
The final item to consider is a glass coverage section.
"Unibanco-AIG's broadly defined first- and third-party coverage is one big plus of its new comprehensive insurance," says Polido.
* Purchase less expensive coverage. GIT offers five plans with a wide range of premiums.
HSAs can only be applied to insurance plans that carry a $1,000 deductible, or a $2,000 deductible for family coverage, and that require you to pay that amount, or more before the insurance kicks in.
As the immediacy of the crisis slows down, many media are turning to more in-depth coverage of the topics involved, such as downer cattle or an animal identification system.