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- n. Excessive measure; surplus.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To measure or estimate too largely.
- n. Excessive measure; the excess beyond true or proper measure; surplus.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Excess of measure; something that exceeds the measure proposed.
- To measure or estimate too largely.
over- + measure (Wiktionary)