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overlap

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

overlap

[′ō·vər‚lap]
(communications)
In teletypewriter practice, the selecting of another code group while the printing of a previously selected code group is taking place.
Amount by which the effective height of the scanning facsimile spot exceeds the nominal width of the scanning line.
(computer science)
To perform some or all of an operation concurrently with one or more other operations.
(geology)
Movement of an upcurrent part of a shore to a position extending seaward beyond a downcurrent part.
Extension of strata over or beyond older underlying rocks.
The horizontal component of separation measured parallel to the strike of a fault.
(metallurgy)
Projection of the weld metal beyond the bond at the toe of the weld.
Extension of one sheet over another in spot, seam, or projection welding.

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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 or ground overlap. The overlap between photographs in adjacent parallel flight lines is called lateral overlap or sidelap. The normal forward and side overlaps are 60% and 30%, respectively.
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For 2013, IIHS continued to award Top Safety Pick to vehicles that earned good ratings in the four older tests, regardless of their small overlap ratings.
Even larger overlaps, such as James Ames, can be found, but these are augmented by surnames ending in--son or--s, such as John Johnson and Peter Peters.
Received the top rating of "good" in the small overlap front test.
The combination of Matrox Mura MPX Series display wall controller boards with the easy-to-use Matrox PowerDesk Edge Overlap feature is a valuable asset for AV professionals and integrators looking to produce sophisticated, yet affordable, imagery for small to large scale projection environments," says Helgi Sigurdsson, Product Manager, Matrox Graphics Inc.
e) If a boat obtained an inside overlap from clear astern and, from the time the overlap began, the outside boat has been unable to give mark-room, she is not required to give it.
The problem is finding the total aggregate area covered by coins, knowing that some of the coins dropped less than a diameter apart will overlap.
Now, thanks to static control specialists Meech Intemational, packaging companies can not only ensure that the over-wrapping technique produces perfect seals but can save money by reducing the overlap to only 3-4mm.
The overlap between or among the select search engines is the set of results retrieved by each engine for a query and is represented by intersection (n).
When the bricks overlap, each one rests on two bricks and is held down by another two.
Overlap underneath zones and force the receivers out of the seams.
Student F noticed Pianist Two's use of overlap legato, particularly in the melody and when hearing Pianist Two's performance again, he realized the overlap legato created the dynamic of the tone produced.
New screws for LSR, micro-molding, and PET preforms, as well as an extended daylight option and a double-pump option that lets users overlap machine operations, were recently introduced by Boy Machines Inc.