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blanketing

verb
present participle of blanket

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1 to form a layer over
  • leaves blanketed all of the land around the house

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3 to cause to cease burning
  • firefighters managed to blanket the fire with foam

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“Blanketing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/blanketing. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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