Overlapping is a member of the word family overlap, included in the Academic Word List by Dr. Averil Coxhead, which contains the 570 most frequent word families used in academic texts from a variety of subject areas, of interest for students that learn the words most needed to study at tertiary institutions.
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Definition of the noun overlapping
What does overlapping mean as a name of something?
- covering with a design in which one element covers a part of another (as with tiles or shingles)
Alternative definition of the noun overlapping
- The situation in which things overlap.
Definition of the adjective overlapping
What does overlapping mean as an attribute of a noun?
- Pertaining to something that overlaps something else.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Overlapping
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by Paul Singleton
overlapping genes Two or more genes that share sequence(s) of nucleotides, part (or all) of a given gene being coextensive with another.
by Jack Cazes
Overlapping. Peaks. Penicillin Antibiotics in Food: LC Analysis Yuko Ito Tomomi Goto. Wes Schafer Merck Research Laboratories, Rahway, New Jersey, U.S.A. INTRODUCTION Any discussion of quantitating overlapped ...
by Mark Shuttleworth, Moira Cowie
Overlapping Translation (or Partially-overlapping Translation) A term used by Hervey & Higgins (1992) to describe the type of semantic near-equivalence which combines elements of generalizing translation and particularizing translation in a ...
by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji
Corolla small, rotate, lobes overlapping . . 3. Cryptolepis. Corolla large, funnel-shaped, lobes overlapping. '3. Cryptostegia.
by Yan Huang
overlapping antonymy, overlapping antonym A variety of 'antonym (2). E.g. the sense relation between good and bad. Unlike ' gradable ...
by Bill Cooke
OVERLAPPING CONSENSUS. An idea conceived by the American political philosopher John Rawls. Overlapping consensus refers to the existence in most societies of several competing comprehensive religious, political, moral, and social ...
by Bertrand Badie, Dirk Berg-Schlosser, Leonardo Morlino
The concept of consensus has played a key role in four areas of research within political science: political philosophy, where John Rawls proposed the term overlapping consensus to describe a framework for reconciling fundamentally ...
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- Overlapping Edges
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- Overlapping Leaves
Back lit overlapping leaves of new shoots.
Taken at or near the Great Woods of Stanmer Park, East Sussex - part of South Downs National Park.
- Stanmer Park (Wikipedia)
- Stanmer Park - Local Council
- Stanmer House
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- GMAT Math - Ratios and overlapping sets - English explanation
Brian explains in English "Ratios und Overlapping Sets" in reference to the GMAT Test: 1. At a chess tournament there are 46 participants. The ratio of the p...
- VOCABULARY IN 20 LANGUAGES = overlapping of income
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Scrabble value of O1V4E1R1L1A1P3P3I1N1G2
The value of this 11-letter word is 19 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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