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blankets, plural;
  1. Covering all cases or instances; total and inclusive
    • - a blanket ban on tobacco advertising
  1. Cover completely with a thick layer of something
    • - the countryside was blanketed in snow
  2. Stifle or keep quiet (sound)
    • - the double glazing blankets the noise a bit
  3. Take wind from the sails of (another craft) by passing to windward

  1. A large piece of woolen or similar material used as a bed covering or other covering for warmth

  2. A thick mass or layer of a specified material that covers something completely
    • - a dense gray blanket of cloud
  3. A rubber surface used for transferring the image in ink from the plate to the paper in offset printing

  1. cover as if with a blanket; "snow blanketed the fields"
  2. across-the-board: broad in scope or content; "across-the-board pay increases"; "an all-embracing definition"; "blanket sanctions against human-rights violators"; "an invention with broad applications"; "a panoptic study of Soviet nationality"- T.G.Winner; "granted him wide powers"
  3. bedding that keeps a person warm in bed; "he pulled the covers over his head and went to sleep"
  4. anything that covers; "there was a blanket of snow"
  5. a layer of lead surrounding the highly reactive core of a nuclear reactor
  6. A blanket is a type of bedding, generally speaking, a large piece of cloth, intended to keep the user warm, especially while sleeping. Blankets are distinguished from sheets by their thickness and purpose; the thickest sheet is still thinner than the lightest blanket. ...
  7. Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American recording artist, entertainer, and philanthropist. Referred to as the King of Pop, Jackson is recognized as the most successful entertainer of all time by Guinness World Records. ...
  8. Blanket is a song by eclectic British hip hop duo Urban Species and British singer/songwriter Imogen Heap. The song was released as a single from the band's second album "Blanket" in 1999. ...
  9. (Blankets (graphic novel)) Blankets is an autobiographical graphic novel by Craig Thompson, published in 2003 by Top Shelf Productions. As a coming-of-age autobiography, the book tells the story of Thompson's childhood in an Evangelical Christian family, his first love, and his early adulthood. ...
  10. A cloth, usually large, used for warmth while sleeping or resting; A layer of anything; A thick rubber mat used in the offset printing process to transfer ink from the plate to the paper being printed; To cover; To traverse or complete thoroughly; In general; covering or encompassing everything
  11. (blankets) Fiber-glass or rock-wool insulation that comes in long rolls 15 or 23 inches wide.
  12. (Blankets) Pads used between the paper and roller on an etching press to prevent movement of paper during printing. Also to provide cushioning and aid in pressing paper into the lines of the plates, etc.
  13. Blankets may be used as the packing placed between the upper roller of the intaglio press and the paper when printing. These are used to even out the pressure being applied to a plate.
  14. (BLANKETS) For a person who is economically sound to dream of receiving or buying new blankets signifies there will be a loss where money is concerned. Such a dream to a person who is not financially secure denotes that situations will improve.
  15. (Blankets) Rolls of Insulation; may have facing of kraft paper or aluminum foil backed paper.
  16. (blankets) Pressed mats of mineral wool or other material sold in continuous rolls which may be cut to any length and often used as insulation.
  17. The thick rubber mat on a printing press that transfers ink from the plate to paper.
  18. a sheet made of rexine or rubber that covers the impression cylinder of a press.
  19. A covering for a greyhound bearing a number and color corresponding to its post position.
  20. Rubber-coated pad, mounted on a cylinder of an offset press, that receives the inked image from the plate and transfers it to the surface to be printed.
  21. On offset presses a fabric-reinforced sheet of rubber to transfer the impression from the plate onto the paper.
  22. Solid colour of coat on back and upper part of sides between neck and tail.
  23. prime fleece on the main body of the animal; best quality for spinning
  24. Blankets in your dream means treachery if soiled. If new and white, success where failure is feared, and a fatal sickness will be avoided through unseen agencies.
  25. The Blanket covers the interior surfaces of the Vacuum Vessel, providing shielding to the Vessel and the superconducting Magnets from the heat and neutron fluxes of the fusion reaction. ...