Oversow O`ver*sow", v. t. [AS. ofersawan.] To sow where something has already been sown. [R.] [1913 Webster]

His enemy came and oversowed cockle among the wheat. --Matt. xiii. 25. (Douay Version). [1913 Webster]

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