overbar

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

over- +‎ bar

NounEdit

overbar (plural overbars)

  1. A line placed above text; the character .
    Synonyms: overline, overscore
      is the letter A with an overbar.

VerbEdit

overbar (third-person singular simple present overbars, present participle overbarring, simple past and past participle overbarred)

  1. (transitive) To place a line above (text).
    Synonyms: overline, overscore