Over
Over O"ver, a. 1. Upper; covering; higher; superior; -- chiefly used in composition; as, overshoes, overcoat, over-garment, overlord. [1913 Webster]

2. Excessive; too much or too great; -- chiefly used in composition; as, overwork, overhaste, overreaction. [1913 Webster +PJC]


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