verb (used with object)
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Example sentences from the Web for overstock
I say it all comes from your overstocking and returning hooked fish to the water.Lines in Pleasant Places|William Senior
You should, also, avoid the too common error of overstocking with sheep when the price of wool is high.
The absorbing issues before the convention were the Texas fever and the overstocking of the range.Roosevelt in the Bad Lands|H. Hagedorn.
In Derby and Nottingham apparent understocking becomes the exception and overstocking the rule.Domesday Book and Beyond|Frederic William Maitland
This will not only head off the dry-farmers from overstocking what little range is left—it'll make a dead-line for sheep, too.The Flying U's Last Stand|B. M. Bower