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overlearn

[ oh-ver-lurn ]
/ 藢o蕣 v蓹r藞l蓽rn /
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verb (used with object), o路ver路learned [oh-ver-lurnd] /藢o蕣 v蓹r藞l蓽rnd/ or o路ver路learnt [oh-ver-lurnt,] /藢o蕣 v蓹r藞l蓽rnt,/ o路ver路learn路ing.Education.
to learn or memorize beyond the point of proficiency or immediate recall.
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Origin of overlearn

First recorded in 1870鈥75; over- + learn
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