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oversubscribe

oversubscribe

verb over·sub·scribe \-səb-ˈskrīb\

Definition of OVERSUBSCRIBE

transitive verb
:  to subscribe for more of than is available
over·sub·scrip·tion \-ˈskrip-shən\ noun

First Known Use of OVERSUBSCRIBE

1891

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