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oversubscribe

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verb over·sub·scribe \-səb-ˈskrīb\

Definition of oversubscribe

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to subscribe for more of than is available

oversubscription

play \-ˈskrip-shən\ noun


1891

First Known Use of oversubscribe

1891


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