Overstrike \O`ver*strike"\, v. t. To strike beyond. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Overstrike — For the word processing mode where newly typed characters replace existing characters (Overtype), see Insert key. For the typographical presentation of words with a line through the centre, see Strikethrough. For the term in numismatics, see… …   Wikipedia

  • overstrike — I. | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ transitive verb Etymology: over (I) + strike 1. : to impress (a finished coin) with the design of another coin 2. : to impress (a specified coin design) onto a specified coin of another design overstrike an 1827 quarter on an… …   Useful english dictionary

  • overstrike — v. /oh veuhr struyk /; n. /oh veuhr struyk /, v., overstruck, overstriking, n. Numis. v.t. 1. to stamp a new device, value, or inscription on (a coin). n. 2. a coin that has been overstruck without complete obliteration of the original design.… …   Universalium

  • overstrike — noun a) overtype (feature where input replaces existing characters instead of being inserted before them) b) The printing of otherwise unavailable characters by printing one character over another, as on top of L to produce Ł …   Wiktionary

  • Overstrike — Перенабрать (букву, слово); Печатать поверх неправильного знака, запечатывать неправильный знак правильным …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • overstrike — v. imprint a new value or design (on a coin) n. mode in a dot matrix printer in which the print head makes two passes over each line in order to improve print quality (Computers) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • overstrike — /ˈoʊvəstraɪk/ (say ohvuhstruyk) noun 1. a method of printing characters not included in a printer s character set by printing one character over another to produce the desired combined form. –verb (t) (overstruck, overstriking) 2. to impress onto …   Australian English dictionary

  • Overstrike (video game) — Overstrike The game s logo, along with the members of Overstrike 9 Developer(s) Insomniac Games Publisher(s) …   Wikipedia

  • Overstrike (numismatics) — A coin of Nahapana overstruck by the Satavahana king Gautamiputra Satakarni. Nahapana s profile and coin legend are still clearly visible. In Numismatics overstrike refers to the image on a coin which has been coined more than once. Overstriking… …   Wikipedia

  • Resistance (series) — This article is about the video game series. For the first game in the series, see Resistance: Fall of Man. Resistance Genres First person shooter (PlayStation 3,PlayStation vita) Third person shooter (PlayStation Portable) Developers Insomniac… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”