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English definition of “overcrowded”


adjective     /ˌəʊ.vəˈkraʊ.dɪd/ US  /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/
C1 containing too many people or things: overcrowded cities/prisons/schools The world market for telecommunications is already overcrowded with businesses.Full overcrowd     /ˌəʊ.vəˈkraʊd/ US  /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/ verb [T] overcrowding     /-ˈkraʊ.dɪŋ/ noun [U] Investment in the railway network would reduce overcrowding on the roads.Too much and unnecessary
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