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overhang

[ verb oh-ver-hang; noun oh-ver-hang ]
/ verb 藢o蕣 v蓹r藞h忙艐; noun 藞o蕣 v蓹r藢h忙艐 /
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Definition of overhang

verb (used with object), o路ver路hung, o路ver路hang路ing.
verb (used without object), o路ver路hung, o路ver路hang路ing.
to hang over; project or jut out over something below: How far does the balcony overhang?
noun
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Origin of overhang

First recorded in 1590鈥1600; over- + hang
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British Dictionary definitions for overhang

overhang

verb (藢蓹蕣v蓹藞h忙艐) -hangs, -hanging or -hung
to project or extend beyond (a surface, building, etc)
(tr) to hang or be suspended over
(tr) to menace, threaten, or dominate
noun (藞蓹蕣v蓹藢h忙艐)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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