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Imbrication

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Noun

1. imbrication, lapping, overlapping

covering with a design in which one element covers a part of another (as with tiles or shingles)

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Imbrication

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noun
1. 
an overlapping, as of tiles or scales
2. 
an ornamental pattern like this

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Imbrication

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adj.
Having regularly arranged, overlapping edges, as roof tiles or fish scales.
v. im·bri·cat·ed, im·bri·cat·ing, im·bri·cates
v.tr.
To overlap in a regular pattern.
v.intr.
To be arranged with regular overlapping edges.

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