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imbrication

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of imbrication

  1. a partial covering of one thing by an adjoining member <a scalloped pattern formed by the imbrication of the rounded roof tiles> Synonyms overlap, lappingRelated Words shingling; overlaying, overlying, overspreading




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