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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overtaken in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overtaken in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of overtaken in a Sentence

  1. Eric Wakker:

    The market itself said it was not good enough, the big manufacturers like Unilever had overtaken RSPO itself when it came to deforestation.

  2. Brian Walsh:

    I think no matter which party controls the White House, during a presidential year everything is overtaken by that election, i think both parties are in a wait-and-see mode in terms of who is going to control the White House in the following year. I think it's only prudent to hold off on big issues like this and see where things are in 12 months.

  3. Dima Zdor:

    I watch a lot of news from back home and it’s just upsetting how little villages and towns are getting destroyed and overtaken, just for the reason of politics, it’s sad. It’s scary. It’s uncomfortable to open Twitter or watch the news every day and be scared of what’s going on there that could affect my family, friends or team back home.

  4. Marcus Tullius Cicero:

    For if that last day does not occasion an entire extinction, but a change of abode only, what can be more desirable And if it, on the other hand, destroys and absolutely puts an end to us, what can be preferable to having a deep sleep fall on us in the midst of the fatigues of life and, being thus overtaken, to sleep to eternity

  5. Hilal Khashan:

    The tribunal harks back to another era, and the latest developments have regrettably overtaken it.

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