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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.

cover

cover

see DIVIDEND COVER, INTEREST COVER.
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Just remember to put the covers back on after you shut down the AMG and it has had a chance to cool.
If all is well, put the covers back for another year.
The agreement also covers back to back lease of Eitzen Gas' five pressurised vessels on financial lease.
Describing the moment when he saw baby Lillian's body, Entwistle, with his voice breaking, said: "I pulled the covers back and that's when I saw Lilly.
However, the prospect of getting under way at that time seemed bleak, with rain beginning to fall heavily just 10 minutes before the scheduled start, prompting the groundstaff to put the covers back on the pitch.