Overlap may mean one of:

  • In music theory, overlap is a synonym for reinterpretation of a chord at the boundary of two musical phrases.
  • In railway signalling, an Overlap (railway signalling) is the length of track beyond a stop signal that is proved to be clear of vehicles in the controls of the previous signal, as a safety margin.
  • Overlap (road), a place where multiple road numbers overlap.
  • Overlap add, an efficient convolution method using FFT.
  • Overlap coefficient, a similarity measure between sets.
  • Orbital overlap, important concept in quantum mechanics describing a type of orbital interaction. Overlap in molecules affects bond strength.

Other articles related to "overlap":

Assembly Rules - Rules - Rule 2: Reduced Niche Overlap
... rule that species occurring together on islands should have less niche overlap than random assemblages because they have undergone specialization ... His study measured niche overlap of lizards on 37 islands near Baja California and compared niche overlap to the median niche overlap of computer generated random species assemblages ... Case found that 30 of the 37 islands had lower niche overlap than the random assemblages and that some of the competition is due to interspecific competition ...
South Dakota Highway 46 - Major Intersections
... Charles Mix Pickstown 0.000 0.000 US 18 / US 281 Wagner 11.598 18.665 SD 50 west West end of SD 50 overlap 20.437 32.890 SD 50 east East end of SD 50 overlap Bon Homme 28.43 ...
List Of Metropolitan Areas That Overlap Multiple Countries
... Here is a list of metroplexes that overlap multiple countries Excluded from list is City-states being part of the overlap ...
South Dakota Highway 19 - Major Intersections
... overlap 6.214 10.000 SD 50 Bus ... overlap 6.708 10.795 SD 50 Clay–Turner county line 27.061 43.550 SD 46 east / SD 19A north South end of SD 46 overlap 33.051 53.190 SD 46 west North end of ...
County Route 517 (New Jersey) - Major Intersections
... Route 182 South end of NJ 182 overlap 15.41 24.80 US 46 east (Miller Street) / Route 182 – Netcong North end of NJ 182 overlap, south end of US 46 overlap 15.85 25.51 US 46 west (Main Street) North end of ...

Famous quotes containing the word overlap:

    A lady is nothing very specific. One man’s lady is another man’s woman; sometimes, one man’s lady is another man’s wife. Definitions overlap but they almost never coincide.
    Russell Lynes (b. 1910)