verb (used with object), o·ver·lapped, o·ver·lap·ping.
verb (used without object), o·ver·lapped, o·ver·lap·ping.
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OTHER WORDS FROM overlapnon·o·ver·lap·ping, adjective, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for overlap
The overlap between solarpunk and afrofuturism—a movement brilliantly summarized in the work of Ytasha Womack—is significant.Solarpunk Is Growing a Gorgeous New World in the Cracks of the Old One|Carin Ism|September 6, 2020|Singularity Hub
In fact, there’s ample overlap between QAnon adherents and anti-vaxxers, who in some cases fear the vaccine is a form of mind control.
This included genetic relatedness and the amount of environmental overlap between dolphins.Dolphins can learn from their peers how to use shells as tools|Jack J. Lee|August 6, 2020|Science News For Students
This is all complicated by the fact that the legal and illegal cannabis industries have some overlap.Morning Report: Border Patrol Is Tripping Up Legal Pot Operations|Voice of San Diego|June 29, 2020|Voice of San Diego
The dolphins’ network of social interactions explained shelling’s spread better than other factors, including genetic relatedness and the amount of environmental overlap between dolphins.Dolphins can learn from peers how to use shells as tools|Jack J. Lee|June 25, 2020|Science News
However, he saw the overlap of interests as being horribly negative.
In some areas, the overlap was even higher: 100 percent of plantations in Ghana overlapped.Our Taste for Cheap Palm Oil Is Killing Chimpanzees|Carrie Arnold|July 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
American government works because we have overlap between federal, state, and local governments.The VA Crisis Can’t Be Solved by Washington, D.C. Alone. Local Authorities Need to Step Up.|Kristen Rouse|June 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
What we call “culture” refers to a broad range of concepts and ideas that overlap and diverge at various points.How Much Does 'Culture' Matter for 'Inner-City' Poverty?|Jamelle Bouie|March 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It's tempting to think their stories might overlap, but not quite.
They are not so long as the wings of the grasshopper, but they overlap on top.The Insect Folk|Margaret Warner Morley
We arrange the branches so that they overlap each other, and the dotted lines which indicate the missing portions are not noticed.Pomona's Travels|Frank R. Stockton
Binocular vision overcomes any annoyance due to the blind-spots because they do not overlap in the visual field.Visual Illusions|Matthew Luckiesh
In fact, the residents of the house so planned their purchases that they would not overlap what the dwelling already contained.Carl and the Cotton Gin|Sara Ware Bassett
The other bands also overlap to give complicated combinations between the o-bands.