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Definition:

  1. [noun] bedding that keeps a person warm in bed; "he pulled the covers over his head and went to sleep"
    Synonyms: cover

  2. [noun] anything that covers; "there was a blanket of snow"
    Synonyms: mantle

  3. [noun] a layer of lead surrounding the highly reactive core of a nuclear reactor

  4. [verb] cover as if with a blanket; "snow blanketed the fields"

  5. [verb] form a blanket-like cover (over)

  6. [adjective] broad in scope or content; "across-the-board pay increases"; "an all-embracing definition"; "blanket sanctions against human-rights violators"; "an invention with broad applications"; "a panoptic study of Soviet nationality"- T.G.Winner; "granted him wide powers"
    Synonyms: across-the-board, all-embracing, all-encompassing, all-inclusive, broad, encompassing, panoptic, wide

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