overcut

verb
over·​cut | \ ˌō-vər-ˈkət How to pronounce overcut (audio) \
overcut; overcutting; overcuts

Definition of overcut

transitive verb

: to cut excessively specifically : to cut timber from (a forest) in excess of annual growth or an allotted annual amount

First Known Use of overcut

1897, in the meaning defined above

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