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Example sentences from the Web for overcrowd
On the Portrait Gallery side, the often-overcrowded presidential galleries benefit from visitor limits as well.You have until Nov. 22 to visit these six Smithsonian museums. Here’s what to expect.|Kelsey Ables|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
One way to get around the issue of too many items overcrowding the plate is to limit yourself to just a few ingredients that offer a diverse range of contrasting profiles.There’s a science to food pairing, and you can learn it here|Peter Coucquyt, Bernard Lahousse, and Johan Langenbick|October 22, 2020|Popular Science
Walmart is opting for three separate, major sales events in November, rather than one big blowout around Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday to avoid overcrowding stores, a strategy followed by its close rival.Target is setting up a reservations system to manage lines on peak holiday shopping days|Phil Wahba|October 22, 2020|Fortune
Bending time with technology, it turns out, is one of flexible density’s secret weapons for sharing the city without overcrowding.The Self-Driving Car Is a Red Herring - Issue 92: Frontiers|Anthony Townsend|October 21, 2020|Nautilus
Researchers think Manaus’s epidemic may have been fueled by overcrowding, limited access to clean water, and reliance on crowded boat travel.A Brazilian city may have achieved herd immunity to COVID-19—but not without a cost|Kate Baggaley|September 23, 2020|Popular Science
Ippoliti says that the centers should close because many are overcrowded and unsafe.In Rome’s Riots, Cries for Mussolini and Attacks on Refugees|Barbie Latza Nadeau|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Overcrowded and strapped for workers, there was not a single medical facility that could take her.Health Care Worker Pleads With UN: Help Ebola Victims Dying ‘Horrible, Undignified Death’|Abby Haglage|September 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The overcrowded school where the family had sought refuge was a scene of despair and squalor.
None has ever left the narrow and overcrowded 40-kilometer strip of land called Gaza.
Her voice trailed off and she looked out on to the road, overcrowded with traffic and dirty.The Price of ‘Free’: Models Moonlighting as Escorts|Anonymous|March 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It would be like opening the windows upon a stuffy, overcrowded and unventilated room of disputing people.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
The result is streets of overcrowded homes unsuitable for family life.Report of the Special Committee on Moral Delinquency in Children and Adolescents|Oswald Chettle Mazengarb et al.
The homes were too small, too overcrowded to give social opportunity to the family.
She was born into a house probably overcrowded before she came into it; she slept, ate, lived with crowds.
The South has a milder climate, nature requires less labor for production, and the commercial centres are not overcrowded.The Boys of '61|Charles Carleton Coffin.