General English

  • verb to stick out above something else


  • noun a large quantity of shares or of a commodity or of unsold stock available for sale, which has the effect of depressing the market price


  • noun the distance from the last outer strut to the end of a monoplane‚Äôs wing
  • noun a distance equivalent to half of the difference in the spans of the two wings of a biplane


  • verb to put downward pressure on share or commodity prices

Cars & Driving

  • noun the distance between the outermost front or rear point of a vehicle and the wheel centres of the respective axle


  • The extension of a roof or an upper story of a building beyond the wall/story situated directly beneath.

Real Estate

  • noun an edge of a roof that projects out over the walls beneath