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  • n. Plural form of overhang.
  • v. Third person singular simple present of to overhang.


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  • It's possible, I suppose, to design-in exterior "overhangs" on the areas that the sun will affect most significantly.

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  • Mark Kostovny of Solar Village said the costly work to design a house with the most environmentally friendly materials and features - such as overhangs that keep the sun out in the summer or floors that absorb heat in the winter - wouldn't be affordable to the average person without the modular approach, which saves money by standardizing designs, materials and the manufacturing. local, state, business and sports news

  • 3D Terrain Sculpting: Allows users to freely sculpt terrain features such as overhangs and caves directly into Vue standard and procedural terrains, with on-the-fly mesh subdivision.

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  • Protruding awkwardly above the much older buildings, the huge, prismlike shingled roof of the modern church overhangs a concrete patio bearing a seven-foot wooden cross.

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  • Line it with enough parchment paper so it overhangs by 1 inch on 2 opposing sides, then grease it with nonstick cooking oil spray.

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  • Line an 8 inch square baking pan with foil; make sure that the foil overhangs on at least 2 opposing sides and is pressed securely into all corners.

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  • Spray an 8X8 baking pan and line it with parchment paper that overhangs the sides (you will use it to lift the blondies out of the pan).

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  • The mostly flat roof widely overhangs the sides of the house as much as eight feet in some places.

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  • Drifts of cherry blossom whirled on the pavements as I made my way towards my favourite Prunus avium "Plena", which overhangs the railings of Kennington Park.

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  • That could mean more droppings landing on passengers as birds nest in platform overhangs.

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