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overstring

[ oh-ver-string ]
/ 藢o蕣 v蓹r藞str瑟艐 /
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verb (used with object), o路ver路strung; o路ver路strung or (Rare) o路ver路stringed; o路ver路string路ing.
Music. to arrange the strings of (a piano) so that the bass strings cross over the treble.
Archery. to string (a bow) too tightly.
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Origin of overstring

First recorded in 1875鈥80; over- + string
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