or cover letter
a letter that accompanies another letter, a package, or the like, to explain, commend, etc.
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The Curious Chronicle Of The Letter CThe English language is infamously difficult in part because its spelling befuddles even native speakers as letters take on different sounds depending on what letters surround it. Few letters exemplify this trouble more than the third letter of the English alphabet: C. Think about these words: cease, coin, chic, indict, and discrepancy. In this string of terms, C sounds like S, K, Sh, and in …
- covered bridge,
- covered wagon,
- covered-dish supper,
- covering fire,
- covering power,
Origin of covering letter
First recorded in 1885–90
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an accompanying letter sent as an explanation, introduction, or record
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