cover tile

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1. A tile, semicircular in shape, which fits over the joints in a tile roof.
2. One of the scales in ornamental imbrication.
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The Coverings show will be held in Orlando and will cover tile and stone as well as other floor covering categories.
For instance, evaporation can be controlled via the use of individual plastic cover tiles or liquid cover slips.
The slides are protected from evaporation and drying with various techniques, including covering slides with other slides, cover tiles, or liquid coverslips.
LOT NO 03 entitled: Frame - wood cladding - cover tiles
Contract award: rehabilitation of the cover tiles and local environment sector zinguerie - municipal technical centre avenue pierre semard.