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overriding

[ oh-ver-rahy-ding ]
/ ˌoʊ vərˈraɪ dɪŋ /
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adjective
taking precedence over all other considerations.
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Origin of overriding

First recorded in 1820–30; override + -ing2
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British Dictionary definitions for overriding

overriding
/ (ˌəʊvəˈraɪdɪŋ) /

adjective
taking precedence
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