overstrike


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overstrike

(1) To type over an existing character.

(2) A character with a line through it.
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The game is a lot more serious now and less slapstick than it was under the Overstrike brand.
If there is a discrepancy, it will immediately back up, cancel and overstrike the label, and print a correct replacement.
These facts are indicated in row (r,w) of Figure 4 by crossing out (via an italicized, underlined, overstrike, eg "<s>T</s>") the preferences t,u, or w as logically possible social preferences in the rows corresponding to (r,w) and (r,t).
To save font design effort, some overstrike approximations are used for accented characters not found in standard Adobe layouts.
You can frame these symbols with a square or a circle using a separate overstrike key.
A laboratory error report is then filed that explains the nature of the error, documents the call to the care giver, appends the appropriate comments to the incorrect results, and requests an overstrike of the incorrect results to be made.
Fiberglass, graphite and steel I-beam hammers should have a jacket of materials such as polycarbonate to provide overstrike protection.
BACKSPACE AND OVERSTRIKE - Used to suggest that someone just said or did something wrong and had better retract.