WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
cov•er•age /ˈkʌvərɪdʒ/USA pronunciation   n. [uncountable]
  1. Businessprotection against a risk as listed in an insurance policy:coverage against fire, theft, flood, and earthquakes.
  2. Journalismthe reporting or broadcasting of news:coverage of the Olympics.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
cov•er•age  (kuvər ij, kuvrij),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Business[Insurance.]protection provided against risks or a risk, often as specified:Does the coverage include flood damage?
  2. Journalismthe reporting and subsequent publishing or broadcasting of news:The World Series receives international coverage.
  3. the extent to which something is covered.
  4. the area, groups, or number of persons served or reached by a newspaper, radio or television station, advertising campaign, business, etc.;
  5. Show Business[Radio and Television.]the area within the broadcasting range of a station or network, usually calculated by the number of owners of radio or television receivers.
  6. Business[Finance.]the value of funds held to back up or meet liabilities.
  7. PhotographySee  covering power. 
  • cover + -age 1910–15, American.

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

coverage /ˈkʌvərɪdʒ/ n
  1. the amount or extent to which something is covered
  2. the amount and quality of reporting or analysis given to a particular subject or event
  3. the extent of the protection provided by insurance

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