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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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Unlike the HH coil, most evaporator coils (or heat exchangers) are manufactured by expanding a tube into a fin, which creates an overlapping surface (a collar) and a circular crevice (nook) around this interface (regardless of the coil material)--an inaccessible safe haven for microbes.
Overlapping doesn't have to be used only when substituting for a wave soldering machine.
Once shareholder information has been obtained, it must be compared to identify overlapping shareholders.
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.
Notice that small clusters of overlapping dots become more numerous as the maximum dot overlap increases.
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Frey thus suggests that many current tasks carried out by local government should instead be performed by what he calls "functional overlapping competing jurisdictions.
Describing slaves' property as being "enmeshed in several overlapping, sometimes competing, social relationships" (p.
Also new is a double-pump option that allows overlapping part ejection and mold opening to trim cycle time.
Cover with 5 more layers of filo fitting inside of pan and tucking in overlapping filo layers from the bottom.
In Corner of the Studio, 1993, they create complex overlapping patterns of receding and advancing planes: A black-and-white photographic panorama of the titular interior is interrupted by colored rectangles overlaid with inked impressions of plywood grain.
Unlike many essay collections that are too often mined only for their most valuable nuggets, Skin Deep, Spirit Strong presents a coherent, multidisciplinary research and teaching tool made all the more effective by the volume's overlapping concerns.