Definition of overlap
OTHER WORDS FROM overlapnon·o·ver·lap·ping, adjective, noun
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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.
Even when a brain region shows a sex difference on average, there is typically considerable overlap between the male and female distributions.
Villa cited “a timing overlap” and said a bond consultant had advised against it.
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
However, he saw the overlap of interests as being horribly negative.
Both Huckabee and Santorum had considerable overlap in their support during their respective presidential bids.The Social Conservative Royal Rumble Is Brewing in Iowa|Ben Jacobs|October 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
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
In our current configuration of religious interest groups, we find significant overlap with party politics.Even Conservative Evangelical Support Couldn’t Save Immigration Reform|Jacob Lupfer|July 6, 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
The man on the girl's right seemed to overlap her possessively which could have been accounted for by the width of his shoulders.
But it must not be forgotten that both the departments themselves and the evidence for them frequently overlap.The Religion of Ancient Rome|Cyril Bailey
Even in his bare feet, which you saw with your own eyes, he'd overlap those prints a half inch all around.
Any tinsmith will turn up the sides for you, leaving the front a little higher than the others, so as to overlap the netting.
The butt straps where they overlap are forged so as to fit one another as shown, and thus form a close joint.An Introduction to Machine Drawing and Design|David Allan Low