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Cover

The amount above UNITY of a debt service ratio.

Short Cover

The act of buying a security one has previously sold short in order to close a position. In order to make a profit on a short cover, one must buy the security at a price less than the price at which one sold it. It is also simply called a cover.

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cover

see DIVIDEND COVER, INTEREST COVER.
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These days he has branched off in different musical directions, covering tracks by Travis, U2, Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers, Jackson Browne, Foo Fighters and Green Day on his new album but the old Campbell is still there.
The movement has recently enjoyed a major resurgence, with both Lily Allen and Amy Winehouse covering tracks at last year's Glastonbury Festival.
The People has learned that as well as cleaning the bar and confiscating CCTV footage after the killing, Provo chiefs have also been busy covering tracks that might lead cops to the killers.