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overshoot

verb [T]  us   /ˌoʊ·vərˈʃut/ (past tense and past participle overshot  /ˌoʊ·vərˈʃɑt/ )
to go past or beyond a limit or stopping place: The plane overshot the runway and wound up in a cornfield.
Translations of “overshoot”
in Vietnamese bắn quá đích…
in Spanish pasarse (de), salirse (de)…
in Thai ยิงเลยเป้าหมาย…
in Malaysian melewati…
in French dépasser…
in German hinausschießen über…
in Chinese (Traditional) 超過,超越(預定地點)…
in Indonesian meluncur lebih jauh…
in Chinese (Simplified) 超过,超越(预定地点)…
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