Overleaven O`ver*leav"en, v. t. To leaven too much; hence, to change excessively; to spoil. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • overleaven — transitive verb obsolete : to leaven too much; also : to cause to swell excessively * * * overleavˈen (↑leaven) vt(5) • • • Main Entry: ↑over …   Useful english dictionary

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