Pronunciation: (im"bri-kā'shun), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/imbrication.html on line 73 [key]
1. an overlapping, as of tiles or shingles.
2. a decoration or pattern resembling this.
3. Surg.overlapping of layers of tissue in the closure of wounds or in the correction of defects.
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