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oversimple

adjective over·sim·ple \ˌō-vər-ˈsim-pəl\

Definition of OVERSIMPLE

:  too simple :  not thoroughgoing or exhaustive <oversimple theories>
over·sim·ply \-plē\ adverb
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First Known Use of OVERSIMPLE

15th century

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