pārvalks

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pār- (over) +‎ valks.

Noun[edit]

pārvalks

  1. cover, covering, case (an object put on, or pulled over, something else, in order to cover or protect it)
    ādas pārvalks‎ ― leather cover
    segas, dīvānas pārvalks‎ ― blanket, sofa cover
    krēsli ar baltiem pārvalkiem‎ ― chairs with white cover sheets
    spilvena pārvalks‎ ― pillow case
    radiatora pārvalks‎ ― radiator cover
    motora pārvalks‎ ― car hood (lit. motor cover)
    kurpju pārvalks‎ ― (protective) shoe covers
  2. overalls
    darba pārvalks‎ ― work overalls
  3. (geology) rock layer, system, which covers something
    zem mezozoja pārvalka nogulām‎ ― under the sediments of the Mezozoic layer

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