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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Uncover  \Un*cov"er\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Uncovered};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Uncovering}.]  [1st  pref.  un-  +  cover.] 
  1.  To  take  the  cover  from  to  divest  of  covering;  as  to 
  uncover  a  box,  bed,  house,  or  the  like  to  uncover  one's 
  body. 
 
  2.  To  show  openly;  to  disclose;  to  reveal.  ``To  uncover  his 
  perjury  to  the  oath  of  his  coronation.''  --Milton. 
 
  3.  To  divest  of  the  hat  or  cap;  to  bare  the  head  of  as  to 
  uncover  one's  head;  to  uncover  one's  self 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  uncovering 
  n  1:  the  removal  of  covering  [syn:  {denudation},  {stripping},  {baring}, 
  {husking}] 
  2:  the  act  of  discovering  something  [syn:  {discovery},  {find}] 




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