Synonyms of overlying
- 1. overlie, lie
- usage: lie upon; lie on top of; "the granite overlies the older rocks"
- 2. overlie, overlay, kill
- usage: kill by lying on; "The sow overlay her piglets"
- 1. overlying, superimposed, superjacent (vs. subjacent)
- usage: placed on or over something else; "an overlying image"
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Definition and meaning of overlying (Dictionary)