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Overview of noun overlap

The noun overlap has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. overlap, convergence, intersection

(a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena; "there was no overlap between their proposals")

2. overlap

(the property of partial coincidence in time)

3. lap, overlap

(a flap that lies over another part; "the lap of the shingles should be at least ten inches")

Overview of verb overlap

The verb overlap has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (5) overlap

(coincide partially or wholly; "Our vacations overlap")

2. (1) overlap

(extend over and cover a part of; "The roofs of the houses overlap in this crowded city") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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