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to cover a floor with a carpet
to cover the walls of a room with wallpaper
to cover a wall or ceiling with wet plaster or a similar substance
to cover a surface with cement
to cover something with wooden boards
to cover a wall, floor, or roof with tiles
to cover a metal object with a thin layer of gold or silver
to put varnish on something
to cover a surface with wax to protect it against water
to cover a cake with icing
a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck
a country that is ruled by a president or other leader that people vote for, rather than by a...
(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people
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