Definition of wall covering in English:

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wall covering

Pronunciation: /ˈwôlˌkəv(ə)riNG/


Material such as wallpaper or textured fabric used as a decorative covering for interior walls.
Example sentences
  • The dining room is panelled to chest height and has an intricate, golden fabric wallcovering above.
  • Installation of the door requires that a hole be cut through the siding on the outside, and through the drywall or other interior wallcovering on the inside.
  • On all wallcovering, except some textures and murals, there is what is called a pattern repeat.

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Syllabification: wall cov·er·ing

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