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Sleeps over cover (4)

Ross

I believe the answer is:

span

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Here is my best explanation:

'cover' is the definition.
(I've seen this before)

'sleeps over' is the wordplay.
'sleeps' becomes 'naps' ('nap' can be a synonym of 'sleep').
'over' says the letters should be written in reverse.
'naps' backwards is 'SPAN'.

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