overarch

transitive verb

1
: to form an arch over
dense masses overarching the streamJohn Muir †1914
2
: to be central or decisive in : dominate
an utterance which overarches the whole conception of the playR. O. F. Wynne

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“Overarch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/overarch. Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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