overlapping

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overlapping

  1. Present participle of overlap.

AdjectiveEdit

overlapping (comparative more overlapping, superlative most overlapping)

  1. Pertaining to something that overlaps something else.
    1851 A long-skirted, cabalistically-cut coat of a faded walnut tinge enveloped him; the overlapping sleeves of which were rolled up on his wrists. — Herman Melville, Moby Dick.

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NounEdit

overlapping (plural overlappings)

  1. The situation in which things overlap.

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Last modified on 11 December 2013, at 22:18