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o·ver·print

 (ō′vər-prĭnt′)
tr.v. o·ver·print·ed, o·ver·print·ing, o·ver·prints
To imprint over with something more, especially to print over with another color.
n. (ō′vər-prĭnt′)
1. A mark or impression made by overprinting.
2.
a. A mark or words printed over a postage stamp to note a change in use or a special occasion.
b. A stamp so marked.

overprint

vb
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) (tr) to print (additional matter or another colour) on a sheet of paper
n
1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) additional matter or another colour printed onto a previously printed sheet
2. (Philately) additional matter, other than a change in face value, applied to a finished postage stamp by printing, stamping, etc. See also surcharge5, provisional2

o•ver•print

(v. ˌoʊ vərˈprɪnt; n. ˈoʊ vərˌprɪnt)
v.t.
1. to print (additional material) over something already printed.
n.
2. something overprinted, esp. something printed on the face of a stamp that signifies a new function for the stamp or a change in the authority issuing it.
3. a stamp with an overprint.
[1850]

overprint

Information printed or stamped upon a map or chart, in addition to that originally printed, to show data of importance or special use.

overprint


Past participle: overprinted
Gerund: overprinting

Imperative
overprint
overprint
Present
I overprint
you overprint
he/she/it overprints
we overprint
you overprint
they overprint
Preterite
I overprinted
you overprinted
he/she/it overprinted
we overprinted
you overprinted
they overprinted
Present Continuous
I am overprinting
you are overprinting
he/she/it is overprinting
we are overprinting
you are overprinting
they are overprinting
Present Perfect
I have overprinted
you have overprinted
he/she/it has overprinted
we have overprinted
you have overprinted
they have overprinted
Past Continuous
I was overprinting
you were overprinting
he/she/it was overprinting
we were overprinting
you were overprinting
they were overprinting
Past Perfect
I had overprinted
you had overprinted
he/she/it had overprinted
we had overprinted
you had overprinted
they had overprinted
Future
I will overprint
you will overprint
he/she/it will overprint
we will overprint
you will overprint
they will overprint
Future Perfect
I will have overprinted
you will have overprinted
he/she/it will have overprinted
we will have overprinted
you will have overprinted
they will have overprinted
Future Continuous
I will be overprinting
you will be overprinting
he/she/it will be overprinting
we will be overprinting
you will be overprinting
they will be overprinting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been overprinting
you have been overprinting
he/she/it has been overprinting
we have been overprinting
you have been overprinting
they have been overprinting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been overprinting
you will have been overprinting
he/she/it will have been overprinting
we will have been overprinting
you will have been overprinting
they will have been overprinting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been overprinting
you had been overprinting
he/she/it had been overprinting
we had been overprinting
you had been overprinting
they had been overprinting
Conditional
I would overprint
you would overprint
he/she/it would overprint
we would overprint
you would overprint
they would overprint
Past Conditional
I would have overprinted
you would have overprinted
he/she/it would have overprinted
we would have overprinted
you would have overprinted
they would have overprinted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.overprint - something added by overprinting
print - a picture or design printed from an engraving
Verb1.overprint - print (additional text or colors) onto an already imprinted paper
print, impress - reproduce by printing
surcharge - print a new denomination on a stamp or a banknote
Translations

overprint

[ˌəʊvəˈprɪnt]
A. Nsobrecarga f
B. VTsobrecargar (with de)
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