overdevelop

verb
over·​de·​vel·​op | \ ˌō-vər-di-ˈve-ləp How to pronounce overdevelop (audio) \
overdeveloped; overdeveloping; overdevelops

Definition of overdevelop

transitive verb

: to develop excessively especially : to subject (exposed photographic material) to a developing solution for excessive time or at excessive temperature, agitation, or concentration

Other Words from overdevelop

overdevelopment \ ˌō-​vər-​di-​ˈve-​ləp-​mənt How to pronounce overdevelopment (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of overdevelop

1850, in the meaning defined above

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