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o·ver·lap

(ō'vĕr-lap),
1. Suturing of one layer of tissue above or under another to gain strength.
2. An extension or projection of one tissue over another.

overlap

[-lap′]
to extend over and cover part of an existing surface or structure.

o·ver·lap

(ō'vĕr-lap)
1. Suturing of one layer of tissue above or under another to gain strength.
2. An extension or projection of one tissue over another.
3. radiography Use of incorrect angles to enable viewing between structures.

o·ver·lap

(ō'vĕr-lap)
1. Suturing of a layer of tissue above or under another to gain strength.
2. Extension or projection of one tissue over another.
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Since then, automakers have steadily increased the number of good or acceptable small overlap ratings by factoring in the test when they redesign a vehicle or introduce a new model and by making modifications to the structure and airbags between redesigns.
Most new models are designed to do well in the federal government's full width front crash test and in the IIHS' moderate overlap front test, but that is not a guarantee of good performance in the small overlap crash.
At the moment that the first boat reaches the three-hull-length zone (is nearer to it) and an overlap exists, then the outside boat shall be giving mark-room.
The second term is the sum of the intersections of the number of combinations of events taken two at a time (by analogy, the overlap area of pairs of coins), and so on until the last term, which is the intersection probability for the entire n events.
The Meech system is so precise and the seal so strong that the overlap can be reduced to only 3-4mm.
Analysis of results (Table 1) reveals that overlap is comparatively greater between Altavista and Hotbot (A n H), followed by Google and Hotbot (G n H), and Hotbot and Scirus (H n S).
4), the player responsible for the curl-to-flat (Rover) and the hook-to-curl player (Sam) must work together and overlap their zones.
Moreover, by electing not to arrange the essays in this section in strict chronological order, Wallace-Sanders creates a reading experience in which the essays thread back and forth between periods, exploring ideas that overlap rather than simply bump up against one another.
This study investigated the effects of the static radial force applied by ring debarker tips to frozen balsam fir logs, and tip path overlap on debarking quality.
Just as people don't always politely wait for a member of, say, another political party to finish a comment, birds in a fighting mood start singing prematurely to overlap the end of a rival's song.
The training program requirements for the subspecialty fellowships have recently been revised to minimize overlap with general otolaryngology, paring procedures such as tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy from the Pediatric Otolaryngology competencies and tympanoplasty and mastoidectomy from the Neurotology criteria.