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Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- a coat or layer over a surface: a coating of enamel
- cloth for making coats
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- A layer of a substance spread over a surface for protection or decoration; a covering layer.
- Cloth for making coats.