The feathers which overlie the whole body and bear the color pattern are called contour-feathers.
Usually they enfeeble the sympathies, and often overlie and smother them.
Thick Tertiary deposits, probably Miocene, overlie the middle portions of the west coast.
The rocks that overlie the coal measures contain fossils of these gigantic animals.
In door, window, or other openings, the stone work should underlie or overlie all wood work at least two inches.
These mountains are believed to overlie vast store of subterranean wealth in the form of petroleum.
These overlie the bony scutes of armadillos and occur covering the tail in several groups of mammals, such as beavers and rats.
The pineal process grows forwards so as to overlie the parapineal process.
Sometimes two or more seem, as it were, to overlie one another, or to have become indeed even more intimately compounded.
These rocks have suffered thrusting and the shales are thus made in places to overlie the sandstones.