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  • v. Present participle of overserve.

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Examples

  • In this study, researchers re-created the Delboeuf illusion using different sized plates filled with food, with people overserving themselves on large plates and underserving on small plates.

    Tricking the Eye to Keep From Heaping Plates

  • It seems clear that the interwebs are more than ready for Niebu and the spirit that the word encompasses: as an antidote to an overserving of make-money-online sites, perhaps.

    What Is Niebu: The New Way of the World

  • Let's have enforcement on campuses, let's have working with community coalitions that make sure that bars are not selling to underage, make sure that bars are not overserving those who are legal to drink, make sure that alcohol policies are tight on campuses.

    CNN Transcript Aug 20, 2008

  • To overeating comes the colossal waste by overserving and spoilage.

    Gunnar Myrdal - Prize Lecture

  • He said the proposal failed to get at the real issue, which is overserving bar patrons.

    All Today's News - Sightline Daily

  • ORONO, Maine - Citing what it believed to be a pattern of violent incidents, inconsistent restaurant hours, overcrowding and overserving, the Town Council voted Monday night against recommending a liquor license for Rob Snow, who operates 103 Ultra Lounge on Park Street.

    BangorDailyNews.com - News

  • The state denied US Airways a liquor license after regulators accused the airline of overserving passengers, including one who caused a drunken-driving crash that killed five people.

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  • Some also cite concerns about the possibility of overserving tasting room patrons.

    Ventura County Star Stories

  • After a traffic accident involving a drunk driver investigators will try to trace where the driver had been drinking before the crash to determine if a bar or restaurant is guilty of "overserving."

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  • Lawsuit against United for overserving a drunk passenger dropped by couple involved

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