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o·ver·hang

(ō'vĕr-hang),
1. An excess of dental filling material beyond the cavity margin or normal tooth contour.
2. The unpaired end portion of one strand of a double-stranded nucleic acid chain.

o·ver·hang

(ō'vĕr-hang)
1. Excess of dental filling material beyond the cavity margin or normal tooth contour.
2. Unpaired end portion of one strand of a double-stranded nucleic acid chain.

o·ver·hang

(ō'vĕr-hang-ing)
Excess of dental filling material beyond cavity margin or normal tooth contour.
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Tax overhang distorts the behavior of fund managers, current fund
One of the key benefits of using the overhang and light shelf combination is that the overhang provides effective external shading to the bottom window, and that it works in tandem with the light shelf to redirect light further into the classroom.
According to our measure, structure overhang in the private sector increased in the first half of the 2000s, peaking at 21 percent in 2006.
For the different configurations of the advanced system that were tested, it was observed that a large overhang (0.6 m (2 ft)) and large auxiliary aperture combination (Adv-2) resulted in minimum lighting energy consumption for all three control strategies.
When the glenoid baseplate cage peg is positioned in the center of the glenoid for the 38 mm, 42 mm, and 46 mm glenospheres, the center of the peg is positioned 21.0 mm, 19.1 mm, and 17.3 mm from the inferior glenoid rim (of the reamed glenoid) resulting in a glenosphere overhang of 2.2 mm, 6.1 mm, and 9.8 mm, respectively.
Where one freehold property overhangs another, these rights of support will not be intrinsic in the legal titles to either property - hence the term 'flying freehold'.
Second, it implies that the cumulative shortfall in output from debt overhang is potentially large.
The first condition assumes no overhang protection during the spring to fall time period with south facing window areas ranging from 9.3 [m.sup.2] to 27.9 [m.sup.2] (100 [ft.sup.2] to 300 [ft.sup.2]).
We examine average portfolio returns to 3 x 3 x 3 portfolios formed on past returns, capital gains overhang, and our measures of individual investors' presence in stocks.
The oil market will stay well supplied and an overhang of stocks will be more than sufficient to meet any extra demand next year, Opec said last Thursday, suggesting no need for more Opec production for some time.
Visual inspection also revealed examples of misalignment where the component leads overhang the pads.
Summary: Coastguards have rescued a man who was hanging by his fingertips from a 60ft overhang.