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Overview of noun blanket

The noun blanket has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (19) blanket, cover

(bedding that keeps a person warm in bed; "he pulled the covers over his head and went to sleep")

2. (4) blanket, mantle

(anything that covers; "there was a blanket of snow")

3. blanket

(a layer of lead surrounding the highly reactive core of a nuclear reactor)


Overview of verb blanket

The verb blanket has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) blanket

(cover as if with a blanket; "snow blanketed the fields")

2. blanket

(form a blanket-like cover (over))


Overview of adj blanket

The adj blanket has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. across-the-board, all-embracing, all-encompassing, all-inclusive, blanket, broad, encompassing, extensive, panoptic, wide

(broad in scope or content; "across-the-board pay increases"; "an all-embracing definition"; "blanket sanctions against human-rights violators"; "an invention with broad applications"; "a panoptic study of Soviet nationality"- T.G.Winner; "granted him wide powers")

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