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Definition of overlay
(past and past participle overlaid) [with object] (often be overlaid with)
1cover the surface of (a thing) with a coating:their fingernails were overlaid with silver or gold lie on top of:a third screen which will overlay the others 2(of a quality or feeling) become more prominent than (a previous quality or feeling):his openness had been overlaid by his new self-confidence
1something laid as a covering over something else:a durable, cost-effective floor overlay a transparency placed over artwork or something such as a map, marked with additional information or detail. a graphical computer display that can be superimposed on another. 2 Computing the process of transferring a block of program code or other data into internal memory, replacing what is already stored. a block of code or other data transferred during the overlay process.