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Definition: Upper covert
, a.; comp. of Up
Being further up, literally or figuratively; higher in place,
position, rank, dignity, or the like; superior; as, the upper
lip; the upper side of a thing; the upper house of a
The upper hand
, the superiority; the advantage. See To have the upper hand
, under Hand
. --Jowett (Thucyd.).
(Eng. Hist.), the name of the highest court of
common law (formerly King's Bench) during the
, the top one of a pair of compositor's cases.
See the Note under 1st Case
, n., 3.
(Zo["o]l.), one of the coverts situated above
the bases of the tail quills.
(Naut.), the topmost deck of any vessel; the
, the leather for the vamps and quarters of
(Naut.), the strake next to the deck, usually
of hard wood, and heavier than the other strakes.
Upper ten thousand
, or (abbreviated) Upper ten
, the ten
thousand, more or less, who are highest in position or
wealth; the upper class; the aristocracy. [Colloq.]
(Naut.), the upper half of a double topsail.
(Naut.), all those parts of the hull of a
vessel that are properly above water.
(a) The atmosphere.
(c) This world; the earth; -- in distinction from the