|—vb , -rides, -riding, -rode, -ridden|
|1.||to set aside or disregard with superior authority or power|
|2.||to supersede or annul|
|3.||to dominate or vanquish by or as if by trampling down|
|4.||to take manual control of (a system that is usually under automatic control)|
|5.||to extend or pass over, esp to overlap|
|6.||to ride (a horse) too hard|
|7.||to ride over or across|
|8.||a device or system that can override an automatic control|
overriding o·ver·rid·ing (ō'vər-rī'dĭng)
First in priority; more important than all others.
Of or relating to a fracture in which the broken ends of the bone slip past each other and are held in the overlap position by contracted muscles.
Of or relating to a fetal head that is palpable above the pubic symphysis because of the disproportion between the size of the fetal head and the size of the maternal pelvis.