pervious cover

pervious cover

A vegetated area that allows rainfall to infiltrate the soil.
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The outdoor area modeled a number of sustainable practices, including managing 95 percent of rainwater on-site using a rain garden, roof garden, native Missouri plants, and pervious cover for 75 percent of the hardscape.
The sanitary napkin comprises a central absorbent pad, which has a liquid pervious cover layer, a liquid impervious barrier layer and an absorbent core between the cover layer and barrier layer.