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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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Web of Science and Scopus: a journal title overlap study.
Previously the leeward boat governed by Rule 17 could simply gybe and thereby break the overlap and gybe back having removed the limitation placed on herself by Rule 17.
The specific purpose of this investigation was to quantify and compare debarking quality resulting from two tip path overlap factors (i.
Thus, the overlap between the PVI and OSCE was essentially the same regardless of the measurement system.
While the IMFC has its own IMF-related agenda, there is often an overlap of agenda items with the Development Committee in areas such as poverty, debt, trade, etc.
This approach can also be applied to background measurements, which are just as significant since overlaps lead to the under-estimation of the concentration, and even negative or "false zero" values.
Sixty-nine percent of respondents felt that administrators effectively managed the overlap and changeover periods, while 74 percent thought that managers efficiently used the overlap time.
Alternatively, a comparable result can be achieved mathematically by applying the same interest rate to both overpayments and deficiencies for the period of time during which they overlap.
The only overlaps exist in the manufacturing of diesel engines for industrial use and for marine applications.
A coating film tape overlaps the end tape at a location adjacent the second end of the end tape; and a second single-sided adhesive tape overlapping, and adhered to, one of the end tape and the coating film tape at the location of the overlapping parts of the coating film tape and the end tape.
There are many dictionaries used by the electronics industry for specialized domains which contain overlaps with other dictionaries.