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also all·o·ver (ôl′ō′vər)
Covering an entire surface: wallpaper with an all-over pattern; an allover tan.


(ˈɔlˌoʊ vər)

1. repeated over the entire surface, as a decorative pattern.
2. a fabric with an allover pattern.
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Adj.1.allover - covering the entire surfaceallover - covering the entire surface; "an allover pattern"; "got an allover tan"
complete - having every necessary or normal part or component or step; "a complete meal"; "a complete wardrobe"; "a complete set of the Britannica"; "a complete set of china"; "a complete defeat"; "a complete accounting"
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Tim Venghaus, former owner of FillBoard Media, will stay on with AllOver Media as director of the FillBoard and field services division to manage customer relationships and station compliance.
But once the viewer becomes absorbed in their allover patterning, another world emerges, one both playful and idiosyncratic, in which the artist can go against the grain while staying within bounds.
Cingular's ALLOVER network now covers more than 270 million people, and provides service throughout the United States including the top 100 markets.
Within these unpredictable borders, allover grids acted in concert with hundreds of dots of color, one per square, that loosely emulated the logic of Pointillism: applying innumerable patches of pigment to achieve maximum intensity of color.
The web-only leggings include classic stretch leggings, allover lace leggings, lace hemmed leggings and to go with everyone's favorite pumps, stirrup leggings
Bylines and Obit (both 2001), each about the size and shape of a closed newspaper, are covered with random allover patterns of black and white.
Across the canvas, such painterly details attract the eye locally while contributing to an allover agglomeration.
The partitions were too flat to really manipulate the space and too few to create the allover effect necessary for real transformation.
Over the years MainConcept has developed a complete range of all-important standards-based codecs for the PC and established long term relationships with many leading companies allover the world.
Esser prints his pictures big-Saone is more than seven feet wide--so their values are panoramic and enveloping, yet the eye skitters across them as across an allover painting, looking for the figure and finding only ground, or, often, water.
With their juxtapositions of complementary colors, these more complex allover compositions are the most chromatically risky.
NYSE:T), and BellSouth Corporation (NYSE:BLS), has the largest digital voice and data network in the nation -- the ALLOVER (SM) network -- and the largest mobile-to-mobile community of any national wireless carrier.