- with the upper part or half extending past the lower: an overshot jaw
- driven by water flowing onto the upper part: an overshot water wheel
See overshot in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb adjective (ōˈvər-shŏtˌ)
- Having an upper part projecting beyond the lower: an overshot jaw.
- Operated by water that flows over the top from above: an overshot water wheel.
A pattern in weaving made when filling threads are passed over two or more warp threads.
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