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overlap

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noun
verb
1 verb cover part of sth
INTRANSITIVEforluigh verbif the letters are overlapping má bhíonn na litreacha ag forluí ar a chéile, má bhíonn na litreacha ag luí thar chiumhais a chéile
TRANSITIVEforluigh verb
the centre ring overlaps the other rings tá an fáinne láir ag forluí ar na fáinní eile, tá an fáinne láir ag luí thar chiumhais na bhfáinní eile
2 verb partly cover sth TRANSITIVEoverlap each sheet by 2 cm cuir 2 cm d'fhorluí ar gach bileog, cuir forluí 2 cm ar gach bileog
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3 verb CONSTR, DIY in joinery, construction etc INTRANSITIVE & TRANSITIVErádalaigh verb 4 verb of subject, responsibility etc INTRANSITIVEscience and maths overlap in many ways tá go leor i gcomhar ag an eolaíocht agus ag an mhatamaiticthe two projects overlap to some extent tá trasnaíl áirithe idir an dá thionscadal, tá comhréim áirithe ag an dá thionscadal 5 verb partly coincide INTRANSITIVEour periods in office overlapped for a year bhíomar beirt in oifig ag an am céanna ar feadh bliana, bhí ár dtréimhsí in oifig i gcomhthráth ar feadh blianathe election overlapped with the birth of their first child tharla an toghchán ag an am ar saolaíodh a gcéad pháiste, rugadh a gcéad pháiste le linn an toghcháin
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6 noun amount covering common areaforluí mascleave an overlap of 10 cm fág forluí 10 cm 7 noun CONSTR, DIY in construction, joinery etcrádal masc 8 noun common feature, responsibility etcthe overlap between various departments an chomhréim oibre atá ag rannóga difriúlathere's a considerable overlap in content between the two courses tá go leor den ábhar céanna á chumhdach ag an dá chúrsa 9 noun period of timecomhthráththe overlap of shifts in the morning comhthráth na sealanna ar maidin

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