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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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Chung Li-wei, chief of the agriculture and forestry section at Kinmen Economic Affairs Department, on Monday morning confirmed the death of the otter found taking cover in a storage shelf in Bocun Elementary School in Kinmen County on Friday.
I think everyone needs to practice taking cover and firing from a braced position, hopefully at plates up to 100 yards away; which is fan after you run out of rifle ammo, anyways.
BEIRUT: A series of airstrikes in a rebel-held central Syrian town Wednesday killed at least 12 people, including 10 children and two women who were taking cover in an underground shelter, activists said.
The basic training emphasised how teachers should use the gun, as well as taking cover, before trying to shoot.
The agency said colleagues of the two set fire to the man's shop, where he and 12 of his workers were taking cover, killing them all.
BEIRUT, Sha'ban 15, 1434, Jun 24, 2013, SPA -- Lebanon's military forces battling followers of Muslim cleric Ahmed Al-Assir closed Monday in on the mosque where they are taking cover in a southern coastal city, the national news agency said.
Scientists already knew that gut bacteria colonizing the bladder adapt to their new environment, using sticky nubs to cling to the organ's walls and taking cover from antibiotics by clumping together and ducking inside cells.
In both operations, the smugglers escaped by taking cover of heavy exchange of fire and darkness.
30am BOOKMAKERS joined the residents of Invercargill in taking cover from forecast wet and wild weather for this morning's Pool B match between Scotland and Georgia, writes Graham Woods.