Definitions for overgrowthˈoʊ vərˌgroʊθ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o•ver•growthˈoʊ vərˌgroʊθ(n.)

  1. a growth overspreading or covering something.

    Category: Botany

  2. excessive growth.

    Category: Botany

Origin of overgrowth:

1595–1605

Princeton's WordNet

  1. giantism, gigantism, overgrowth(noun)

    excessive size; usually caused by excessive secretion of growth hormone from the pituitary gland

  2. overgrowth(noun)

    a profusion of growth on or over something else

Wiktionary

  1. overgrowth(Noun)

    A usually abundant, luxuriant growth over or on something else. A tangle of growth occurring at the top of trees involving vines and branches, common in jungles.

  2. overgrowth(Noun)

    An excessive growth or increase in numbers.

  3. overgrowth(Noun)

    Excessive size; usually caused by over-production of growth hormone from the pituitary gland.

Freebase

  1. Overgrowth

    Overgrowth is an upcoming action video game under development by Wolfire Games. It was announced on September 17, 2008 for all three major computer platforms: Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. The game plays as a 3D third-person action game, set in a pre-industrial world of anthropomorphic fighter rabbits, wolves, dogs, cats and rats. The game is designed by David Rosen, mainly known in the Mac game development community for having placed well in the game development contest uDevGames three years in a row.

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