Overlap

A length of track beyond a stop signal which must be clear before a train can approach it.
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Overlap

[term rewriting] In mathematics, computer science and logic, overlap, as a property of the reduction rules in term rewriting system, describes a situation where a number of different reduction rules specify potentially contradictory ways of reducing a reducible expression (or redex) within a term. More precisely, if a number of different re
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Overlap

The interaction of orbitals on different atoms in the same region of space.
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overlap

[n] - a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena 2. [n] - the property of partial coincidence in time 3. [v] - have something in common 4. [v] - extend over and cover a part of 5. [v] - coincide partially 6. [v] - concur partially or wholly
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Overlap

An imperfection at a toe or a root of a weld caused by metal flowing on to the surface of the parent metal without fusing it.
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Overlap

The protrusion of weld metal beyond the weld toe or root weld.
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Overlap

Overlap refers to households who live on the edge of one or more ITV regions and consequently will be able to receive more than one ITV station.
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Overlap

The interaction of orbitals on different atoms in the same region of space.
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Overlap

Using one representational system to gain access to another, for example, picturing a scene and then hearing the sounds in it.
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Overlap

Wrap-around labelling of a container in which one end of the label overlaps the other.
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Overlap

O`ver·lap' transitive verb & i. To lap over; to lap.
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Overlap

O'ver·lap` noun 1. The lapping of one thing over another; as, an overlap of six inches; an overlap of a slate on a roof. 2. (Geol.) An extension of geological beds above and beyond others, as in a conformable series of beds, when the upper beds extend over a wider
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overlap

1. The lapping of one thing over another; as, an overlap of six inches; an overlap of a slate on a roof. ... 2. <geology> An extension of geological beds above and beyond others, as in a conformable series of beds, when the upper beds extend over a wider space than the lower, either in one or in all directions. ... Source: Websters Dictionary
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overlap

noun the property of partial coincidence in time
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overlap

noun a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena; `there was no overlap between their proposals`
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overlap

to cover partly
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Overlap

• (v. t. & i.) To lap over; to lap. • (n.) The lapping of one thing over another; as, an overlap of six inches; an overlap of a slate on a roof. • (n.) An extension of geological beds above and beyond others, as in a conformable series of beds, when the upper beds extend over a wider space than the lower, either in one or in all dire
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overlap

(from the article `chemical bonding`) ...concept of the electron-pair bond. Broadly speaking, in VB theory a bond between atoms A and B is formed when two atomic orbitals, one from each ...
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overlap

the overlap of a pair of draperies is that part of a drapery panel which rides the master carrier of a traverse rod and overlaps in the center when draperies are drawn closed; usually 3 ½ on each side
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Overlap

when a winger moves away from the sideline towards the center of the field to create space for a teammate to advance the ball undefended along the side of the field.
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overlap

a defect in facsimile reproduction due to the fact that the width of the scanning line is greater than the scanning pitch or that the latter is irregular
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overlap

section in advance of a stop signal, or a stopping point in a continuous signalling system, which must be kept clear to avoid the risk of collision should a train inadvertently run past the signal or the stopping point
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Overlap

The safe braking distance beyond a signal provided in case the train fails to stop at the signal when it is showing a danger aspect.
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overlap

Type: Term Pronunciation: ō′vĕr-lap Definitions: 1. Suturing of one layer of tissue above or under another to gain strength. 2. An extension or projection of one tissue over another.
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Overlap

The interaction of orbitals on different atoms in the same region of space.
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