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plant having a large slender white bulb and flat overlapping dark green leaves; used in cooking; believed derived from the wild Allium ampeloprasum Allium porrum , leek , scallion
overlapping stitch made by starting next stitch at middle of preceding one backstitch
swelling on a plant stem consisting of overlapping immature leaves or petals bud
joint made by fastening ends together without overlapping butt , butt joint
composition with melody repeated in one or more voices overlapping canon
building material of overlapping boards clapboard , weatherboard
overlapping planks or boards, built with clinker-built , lapstrake
planks, built of overlapping clinker-built , lapstrake
design using overlapping pictures, etc. collage , montage
neckwear worn in a slipknot with long ends overlapping vertically in front cravat
jacket having overlapping fronts that give a double thickness of cloth double-breasted jacket
circles overlap, area where two overlapping eccentric
large greyish-brown edible fungus forming a mass of overlapping caps that somewhat resembles a hen at the base of trees Grifola frondosa , hen-of-the-woods , hen of the woods , Polyporus frondosus
overlapping in regular arrangement imbricate
diaphragm consisting of thin overlapping plates that can be adjusted to change the diameter of a central opening iris , iris diaphragm
joint made by overlapping two ends and joining them together lap joint , splice
overlapping images mosaic
creeping evergreen shrub having narrow overlapping leaves and early white star-shaped flowers; of the pine barrens of New Jersey and the Carolinas pixie , pixy , Pyxidanthera barbulata , pyxie
bandage of overlapping spirals to immobilize digit or limb spica
any of numerous lizards with overlapping ridged pointed scales; of North America and Central America spiny lizard
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