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Main Entry: 1over·run
Pronunciation: secondarystressomacr-vschwa(r)-primarystressrschwan
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): over·ran /-primarystressran/; -run; -run·ning
1 a : to invade and occupy <the island was overrun by the enemy> b : to spread, swarm, or grow over <a garden overrun with weeds> <rats overran the ship>
2 : to run or go beyond or past <overran third base> <the program overran the time allowed>
3 : flow over <the river overran its banks>


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