Cov"er*age(?), n. 1. the range of items covered. Coverage may be small (narrow coverage}, or large (broad coverage or wide coverage).
2. The aggregate of risks covered by the terms of a contract of insurance.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]
3. the state of being insured; insurance.
4. the areas reached by a radio transmission signal, or group of people reached by a communications medium, such as television or a newspaper.
5. the range of topics treated in a discourse or document, or the depth to which a subject is discussed; as, a news program may have extensive
coverage of an event. "gavel-to-gavel coverage of the Democratic convention."
6. the news as presented by reporters for newspapers or radio of television; as, they accused the paper of biased
coverage of race relations.
Syn. -- reporting, reportage.
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