overstrain

Definitions of overstrain
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v strain excessively

Synonyms:
overextend
Type of:
extend, strain
use to the utmost; exert vigorously or to full capacity

n too much strain

Type of:
strain
(physics) deformation of a physical body under the action of applied forces

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