Overlying O`ver*ly"ing, a. Lying over or upon something; as, overlying rocks. [1913 Webster]

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  • Overlying — Overlie O ver*lie , v. t. [imp. {Overlay}; p. p. {Overlain}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Overlying}.] To lie over or upon; specifically, to suffocate by lying upon; as, to overlie an infant. Quain. [1913 Webster] A woman by negligence overlieth her child in …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • overlying — /oh veuhr luy ing/, v. ppr. of overlie. * * * …   Universalium

  • overlying — adjective lying over or upon something else …   Wiktionary

  • overlying — o·ver lie || ‚əʊvÉ™(r) laɪ v. be laid upon; cover; smother (an infant or animal) by lying on top of …   English contemporary dictionary

  • overlying — present participle of overlie …   English new terms dictionary

  • overlying — pres. part. of OVERLIE …   Useful english dictionary

  • overlying-takaus — fin., bus., econ. • takaussitoumus tavaran viivästyneelle noudolle …   Suomi sanakirja synonyymejä

  • overlying right — Right of owner of land to take water from ground underneath for use on his land within basin or watershed. Right is based on ownership of land and is appurtenant thereto. City of Pasadena v. City of Alhambra, 33 Cal.2d 908, 207 P.2d 17, 28 …   Black's law dictionary

  • ЗАКЛАДНАЯ ПОСЛЕДУЮЩАЯ — OVERLYING MORTGAGEЗакладная, к рой предшествуют одна или более закладных, имеющих приоритетное право требования на имущество компании. Т. о., П.з. не является первой, а последующие облигации не являются приоритетными на право требования имущества …   Энциклопедия банковского дела и финансов

  • Marcellus Formation — Stratigraphic range: Middle Devonian …   Wikipedia

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