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The meaning of Tarpaulin

What is the exact meaning of this word?

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A tarpaulin is a large piece of canvas or water-proof material used to cover things up. You can find this word in the text on Pages 19 and 21.

"...... a tiny platform piled high with bulky objects covered by a tarpaulin." (Page 19)

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A tarpaulin is a large piece of canvas or water-proof material used to cover things up. You can find this word in the text on Pages 19 and 21.

"...... a tiny platform piled high with bulky objects covered by a tarpaulin." (Page 19)

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Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry