Definitions for oversimplifyˌoʊ vərˈsɪm pləˌfaɪ

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  1. oversimplify(verb)

    simplify to an excessive degree

    "Don't oversimplify the problem"

  2. oversimplify(verb)

    make too simple

    "Don't oversimplify the instructions"

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  1. oversimplify(Verb)

    To explain or present something in a way that excludes important information for the sake of brevity, or of making the explanation or presentation easy to understand.

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