- Present participle of overlap.
- 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.
pertaining to things which overlap
overlapping (plural overlappings)
- The situation in which things overlap.