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o·ver·lap

 (ō′vər-lăp′)
v. o·ver·lapped, o·ver·lap·ping, o·ver·laps
v.tr.
1. To lie or extend over and cover part of.
2. To have an area or range in common with.
v.intr.
1. To lie over and partly cover something.
2. To correspond in character or function: Their duties overlap.
3. Mathematics To have one or more elements in common. Used of sets.
n. (ō′vər-lăp′)
1. A part or portion that overlaps or is overlapped.
2. An instance of overlapping.

overlap

vb, -laps, -lapping or -lapped
1. (of two things) to extend or lie partly over (each other)
2. to cover and extend beyond (something)
3. (intr) to coincide partly in time, subject, etc
n
4. a part that overlaps or is overlapped
5. the amount, length, etc, overlapping
6. the act or fact of overlapping
7. a place of overlapping
8. (Geological Science) geology the horizontal extension of the upper beds in a series of rock strata beyond the lower beds, usually caused by submergence of the land

o•ver•lap

(v. ˌoʊ vərˈlæp; n. ˈoʊ vərˌlæp)

v. -lapped, -lap•ping,
n. v.t.
1. to extend over and cover a part of.
2. to coincide in part with; have in common with.
3. to cover and extend beyond.
v.i.
4. to lap over.
5. to coincide partly.
n.
6. an act or instance of overlapping.
7. the amount or place of overlapping.
8. an overlapping part.
[1685–95]

overlap

1. In photography, the amount by which one photograph includes the same area covered by another, customarily expressed as a percentage. The overlap between successive air photographs on a flight line is called "forward overlap." The overlap between photographs in adjacent parallel flight lines is called "side overlap."
2. In cartography, that portion of a map or chart that overlaps the area covered by another of the same series.
3. In naval mine warfare, the width of that part of the swept path of a ship or formation that is also swept by an adjacent sweeper or formation or is reswept on the next adjacent lap.

overlap


Past participle: overlapped
Gerund: overlapping

Imperative
overlap
overlap
Present
I overlap
you overlap
he/she/it overlaps
we overlap
you overlap
they overlap
Preterite
I overlapped
you overlapped
he/she/it overlapped
we overlapped
you overlapped
they overlapped
Present Continuous
I am overlapping
you are overlapping
he/she/it is overlapping
we are overlapping
you are overlapping
they are overlapping
Present Perfect
I have overlapped
you have overlapped
he/she/it has overlapped
we have overlapped
you have overlapped
they have overlapped
Past Continuous
I was overlapping
you were overlapping
he/she/it was overlapping
we were overlapping
you were overlapping
they were overlapping
Past Perfect
I had overlapped
you had overlapped
he/she/it had overlapped
we had overlapped
you had overlapped
they had overlapped
Future
I will overlap
you will overlap
he/she/it will overlap
we will overlap
you will overlap
they will overlap
Future Perfect
I will have overlapped
you will have overlapped
he/she/it will have overlapped
we will have overlapped
you will have overlapped
they will have overlapped
Future Continuous
I will be overlapping
you will be overlapping
he/she/it will be overlapping
we will be overlapping
you will be overlapping
they will be overlapping
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been overlapping
you have been overlapping
he/she/it has been overlapping
we have been overlapping
you have been overlapping
they have been overlapping
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been overlapping
you will have been overlapping
he/she/it will have been overlapping
we will have been overlapping
you will have been overlapping
they will have been overlapping
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been overlapping
you had been overlapping
he/she/it had been overlapping
we had been overlapping
you had been overlapping
they had been overlapping
Conditional
I would overlap
you would overlap
he/she/it would overlap
we would overlap
you would overlap
they would overlap
Past Conditional
I would have overlapped
you would have overlapped
he/she/it would have overlapped
we would have overlapped
you would have overlapped
they would have overlapped
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.overlap - a representation of common ground between theories or phenomenaoverlap - a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena; "there was no overlap between their proposals"
crossroads - a point where a choice must be made; "Freud's work stands at the crossroads between psychology and neurology"
interface - the overlap where two theories or phenomena affect each other or have links with each other; "the interface between chemistry and biology"
internal representation, mental representation, representation - a presentation to the mind in the form of an idea or image
2.overlap - the property of partial coincidence in time
conjunction, co-occurrence, coincidence, concurrence - the temporal property of two things happening at the same time; "the interval determining the coincidence gate is adjustable"
3.overlap - a flap that lies over another part; "the lap of the shingles should be at least ten inches"
cuff, turnup - the lap consisting of a turned-back hem encircling the end of the sleeve or leg
flap - any broad thin and limber covering attached at one edge; hangs loose or projects freely; "he wrote on the flap of the envelope"
lapel - lap at the front of a coat; continuation of the coat collar
lappet - a small lap on a garment or headdress
Verb1.overlap - coincide partially or wholly; "Our vacations overlap"
coincide, cooccur, co-occur - go with, fall together
share - have in common; "Our children share a love of music"; "The two countries share a long border"
2.overlap - extend over and cover a part of; "The roofs of the houses overlap in this crowded city"
cover, extend, continue - span an interval of distance, space or time; "The war extended over five years"; "The period covered the turn of the century"; "My land extends over the hills on the horizon"; "This farm covers some 200 acres"; "The Archipelago continues for another 500 miles"
imbricate - overlap; "The roof tiles imbricate"
Translations
تَراكُبيَتَراكَب، يَتَشابَك
overlapningoverlappe
átfedátfedés
skarastskörun
iš dalies uždengtiužleidimas
daļēji pārklāties/pārsegtpārlaidumspārsedze
prečnievanieprekrývať sa
prekrivati se
öpüşmeküstüste gelmeüstüste gelmek

overlap

A. [ˈəʊvəlæp] N
1. (lit) → superposición f (parcial)
2. (fig) → coincidencia f (parcial)
there is some overlap between the two categorieslas dos categorías coinciden en parte
B. [ˌəʊvəˈlæp] VI
1. (lit) → superponerse (parcialmente)
it is made of overlapping strips of barkestá hecho de tiras de corteza parcialmente superpuestas
2. (fig) → coincidir (en parte)
our jobs overlap in some areasnuestros trabajos coinciden en parte
C. [ˌəʊvəˈlæp] VTcolocar parcialmente unos sobre otros
overlap the tomato slices as you place them on the platecoloque las rodajas de tomate en la fuente de manera que queden parcialmente cubiertas unas por otras

overlap

[ˌəʊvərˈlæp]
vi
[objects] → se chevaucher
[idea, activity, need] → se recouper
The two theories obviously overlap → À l'évidence, les deux théories se recoupent.
(in time)coïncider
to overlap with sth → coïncider avec qch
vtfaire se chevaucher
Overlap the slices carefully so there are no gaps → Faites soigneusement se chevaucher les tranches pour qu'il n'y ait pas d'espace entre elles.
[ˈəʊvərlæp] n [ideas, activities, interests] → recoupements mpl
the overlap between civil and military technology → les recoupements entre technologies civile et militaire

overlap

nÜberschneidung f; (spatial) → Überlappung f; (of concepts)teilweise Entsprechung or Deckung; 3 inches’ overlap3 Zoll Überlapp(ung); there is an overlap of two days between our examsunsere Prüfungen überschneiden sich um zwei Tage
vi
(tiles, boards)einander überdecken, überlappen; (teeth)übereinanderstehen; made of overlapping planksaus (einander) überlappenden Brettern
(visits, dates, responsibilities)sich überschneiden; (ideas, concepts, plans, work areas)sich teilweise decken
vt
partgehen über (+acc), → liegen über (+dat); (person)überlappen; the tiles overlap each otherdie Dachziegel überlappen sich or liegen übereinander
holiday, visit etcsich überschneiden mit; idea etcsich teilweise decken mit

overlap

[n ˈəʊvəˌlæp; vb ˌəʊvəˈlæp]
1. nsovrapposizione f (fig) → coincidenza
2. visovrapporsi (fig) → coincidere
3. vtsovrapporre

overlap

(əuvəˈlӕp) past tense, past participle ˌoverˈlapped verb
to extend over and cover a part of. The pieces of cloth overlapped (each other).
(ˈouvəlӕp) noun
an overlap of two centimetres.
References in classic literature ?
He laid me out with a crusher alongside the head that made everything crack, and seemed to spring every joint in my skull and made it overlap its neighbor.
I had waited patiently for the opportunity for I was aware that he would never permit cases to overlap, and that his clear and logical mind would not be drawn from its present work to dwell upon memories of the past.
There is a fair and fruitful island in mid-ocean called Crete; it is thickly peopled and there are ninety cities in it: the people speak many different languages which overlap one another, for there are Achaeans, brave Eteocretans, Dorians of three-fold race, and noble Pelasgi.
That is to say, one node belongs to at most two communities, and there are [mathematical expression not reproducible] overlap parts at most.
The IIHS said, 'The 2016 MKX aced the small overlap test, with maximum intrusion of 4 inches at the lower door hinge pillar.
In order to deal with specie conservation the finite population size (500) and family size (10), the overlap generations conservation method using equal family conservation was proposed.
So the probability of a double overlap in a three-part name is conjectured to be one in 1225, at the low end of Ray Love's guess.
The small overlap front test simulates a collision with another vehicle or a utility pole.
The overlap was caused due to the acquisitions of Abbey National, Alliance & Leicester and Bradford & Bingley.
Along paths that do not overlap, data can be encoded in the same wavelength of light.
We examine the responses of raccoon space use, as measured by home-range size, the extent of overlap of home ranges among individuals and the volume of intersection (VI; Kernohan et al.
These results held true for both the number of overlapping owners involved in the deals as well as the percentage of ownership overlap.