Overshot meaning

ōvər-shŏt
Having an upper part projecting beyond the lower.

An overshot jaw.

adjective
0
0
Operated by water that flows over the top from above.

An overshot water wheel.

adjective
0
0
A pattern in weaving made when filling threads are passed over two or more warp threads.
noun
0
0
With the upper part or half extending past the lower.

An overshot jaw.

adjective
0
0
Driven by water flowing onto the upper part.

An overshot water wheel.

adjective
0
0
Advertisement
Simple past tense and past participle of overshoot.
verb
0
0
(of a waterwheel) Powered by water that flows over the top from above.
adjective
0
0