Mining. a crossing of two passages, as airways, dug at the same level so that one descends to pass beneath the other without any opening into it.
Compare overcast (def 9).
Meteorology. an overcast layer of clouds viewed from above.
noun 1. a cellar beneath another cellar; subbasement.
verb (used with object), undercharged, undercharging. 1. to charge (a purchaser) less than the proper or fair price. 2. to charge (a stated amount) less than the proper price: They undercharged several dollars for storing the goods. 3. to put an insufficient charge or load into. verb (used without object), undercharged, undercharging. 4. to charge […]
noun 1. a closed plane curve consisting of all points at a given distance from a point within it called the center. Equation: x 2 + y 2 = r 2 . 2. the portion of a plane bounded by such a curve. 3. any circular or ringlike object, formation, or arrangement: a circle of […]
circumstance [sur-kuh m-stans or, esp. British, -stuh ns] /ˈsɜr kəmˌstæns or, esp. British, -stəns/ Synonyms Examples Word Origin noun 1. a condition, detail, part, or attribute, with respect to time, place, manner,agent, etc., that accompanies, determines, or modifies a fact or event; a modifying or influencing factor: Do not judge his behavior without considering every […]