dust·​cov·​er | \ ˈdəst-ˌkə-vər How to pronounce dustcover (audio) \

Definition of dustcover

1 : a cover (as of cloth or plastic) used to protect furniture or equipment from dust

Examples of dustcover in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web When the plastic dust settled, the frame had been cut to accept 15-round P320 compact magazines and the dustcover was chopped flush to fit a subcompact slide assembly. Chris Mudgett, Outdoor Life, "5 Great Mid-Sized Handguns for Concealed Carry and Self Defense," 11 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of dustcover

1899, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Dustcover.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dustcover. Accessed 9 May. 2021.

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