overhead

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swimming stroke; arms are moved alternately overhead accompanied by a flutter kick Australian crawl , crawl , front crawl
pole carrying an overhead microphone projected over a film or tv set boom , microphone boom
overhead upper surface of a room ceiling
ski lift on which riders (skiers or sightseers) are seated and carried up or down a mountainside; seats are hung from an endless overhead cable chair lift , chairlift
aircraft without wings that obtains its lift from the rotation of overhead blades chopper , eggbeater , helicopter , whirlybird
weightlift in which the barbell is lifted to shoulder height and then jerked overhead clean , clean and jerk
flock of larks (especially a flock of larks in flight overhead) exaltation
rope passed through overhead pulley for hoisting gantline
weightlift in which the barbell is lifted to shoulder height and then smoothly lifted overhead military press , press
transparency for use with an overhead projector overhead , viewgraph
upper deck having no overhead protection from the weather, but sheltering the deck below shelter deck , weather deck
weightlift in which the barbell is lifted overhead in one rapid motion snatch
system for extinguishing fires; water from a network of overhead pipes is released through nozzles that open automatically with the rise in temperature sprinkler system
pitch thrown sidearm instead of overhead submarine ball , submarine pitch
passenger bus with an electric motor that draws power from overhead wires trackless trolley , trolleybus , trolley coach
either of two parallels of latitude about 23.5 degrees north and south of the equator representing the points farthest north and south at which the sun can shine directly overhead and constituting the boundaries of the Torrid Zone or tropics tropic
rope passing through overhead pulley, hoist with whip
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