Overstocked
Overstock O`ver*stock", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Overstocked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Overstocking}.] To fill too full; to supply in excess; as, to overstock a market with goods, or a farm with cattle. [1913 Webster]

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