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overlapping

[¦ō·vər¦lap·iŋ]
(computer science)
An operation whereby, if the processor determines that the current instruction and the next instruction lie in different storage modules, the two words may be retrieved in parallel.

Overlapping

Forms extending over and covering part of an area or surface that has a common alignment; it may be slight or significant, as long as there is a common surface between the elements.
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In this paper, we try to explore the performance of information propagation in social networks with overlapping community structures and the above social behaviors.
The researchers surveyed 200 patients and family members regarding their opinions about overlapping or concurrent surgery.
Stagnation points are reduced because overlapping layers are more inherently balanced than single layers, and also because each semi-deflector is "tuned to flush," Guill says.
We say that [tau] has the minimal overlapping property or [tau] is minimally overlapping if the smallest n such that there exists [sigma] [MEMBER OF] [S.
In the past years, overlapping conservation method had become the focus of conservation research, which was widely used in wild and local species.
roughly 10 percent of the total cooling surface area) of overlapping collars, which are impossible to clean and inspect.
In what follows, a panoramic view of image fusion and related themes is presented; this will be followed by the introduction of the thresholded overlapping of images algorithm.
Second, once Acquiring identified the potential overlapping shareholders, it contacted those persons directly by telephone and e-mail to confirm whether each person constituted an overlapping shareholder and to determine the amount of Acquiring and Target stock that such persons owned immediately prior to the proposed transaction.
The growth areas that will absorb employees after the elimination of overlapping operations could include Islamic banking services, for which Mizuho Corporate Bank plans to create a Malaysian unit next spring, Tsukamoto said.
They found that shareholder losses in acquiring firms were clearly related to the level of overlapping ownership.
However, a partial check of the overlapping CINAHL titles revealed that titles in the "Social Sciences" and even "Physical Sciences" subjects were also well represented.
Using more than one search engine is futile if overlapping is frequent and substantial.