Definitions for overwinterˌoʊ vərˈwɪn tər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o•ver•win•terˌoʊ vərˈwɪn tər(v.i.)

  1. to pass or survive the winter.

Origin of overwinter:

1890–95; prob. trans. of Norw overvintre

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  1. overwinter(Verb)

    To keep or preserve for the winter.

    It is best to overwinter tender plants indoors.

  2. overwinter(Verb)

    To spend the winter (in a particular place).

    Insects may overwinter in fallen fruit if it is not removed.

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