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cloud cover  (klaʊd ˈkʌvə) 



  1. the state of the sky when it is covered with cloud   ⇒ Heavy cloud cover in the area made it difficult for the military to track the missiles.,   ⇒ light cloud cover,   ⇒ breaks in the cloud cover

Example Sentences Including 'cloud cover'

Suddenly, a few shafts of sunlight pierced the ragged cloud cover as the "Nimrod" variation reached its rousing climax.
Peter Robinson AFTERMATH (2001)
Snowing, poor visibility -- not fog but not good -- and low cloud cover.
Maclean, Alistair San Andreas
"The moon emerged from its cloud cover and heartlessly lit up the landscape again.
Hodgman, Ann My Babysitter Bites Back


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