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overmatch (plural overmatches)
- A match in which one opponent is greatly superior to the other
- To match more than intended.
- The regular expression overmatched, capturing the entire paragraph instead of the specific sentence.
- To be more than equal to or a match for; hence, to vanquish.
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- To marry to a superior.
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