The definition of coverage is the extent to which something is addressed, reported on or included. (noun)
- When a guide book provides a comprehensive overview of a subject, this is an example of a situation where the book provides full coverage of the subject.
- When the media reports on a story a lot, this is an example of a situation where the story is given full coverage.
- When your insurance company takes care of all the costs associated with a medical treatment, this is an example of full coverage.