overcrop

transitive verb

Definition of overcrop

: to exhaust the fertility of by excessive production without the application of adequate fertilizer to the soil

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“Overcrop.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/overcrop. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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