overdevelop

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verb over·de·vel·op \ˌō-vər-di-ˈve-ləp\

Definition of overdevelop

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to develop excessively; especially :  to subject (exposed photographic material) to a developing solution for excessive time or at excessive temperature, agitation, or concentration

overdevelopment

play \ˌō-vər-di-ˈve-ləp-mənt\ noun

1850

First Known Use of overdevelop

1850


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