Overhang O`ver*hang", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Overhung}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Overhanging}.] 1. To impend or hang over. [R.] --Beau. & Fl. [1913 Webster]

2. To hang over; to jut or project over. --Pope. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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