overcheck


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overcheck

(ˈəʊvəˌtʃɛk)
n
1. (Horse Training, Riding & Manège) a thin leather strap attached to a horse's bit to keep its head up
2. (Textiles) (in textiles)
a. a checked pattern laid over another checked pattern
b. a fabric patterned in such a way
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The chemical analysis of metallic materials is one such procedure and it involves determining the precise elemental constituents of a test piece, to establish that it meets the required specification, to overcheck bought-in stock, to identify unknown material or to provide evidence in a product failure investigation.
But they are not showing the brilliant plaids of last year; a subdued range, rather, of very beautiful fine plaids, which practically all show flecks of colour or faint coloured overcheck designs above a quiet brown or fawn main ground.