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overslip

[oh-ver-slip] /ˌoʊ vərˈslɪp/
verb (used with object), overslipped or overslipt, overslipping. Obsolete.
1.
to leave out; miss.
2.
to elude; evade.
Origin of overslip
late Middle English
1375-1425
late Middle English word dating back to 1375-1425; See origin at over-, slip1
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