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overshoot

verb [T] uk   /ˌəʊ.vəˈʃuːt/ us    /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/ (overshot, overshot)
to go further than the end of or past something, without intending to: The plane overshot the runway and finished up in the water.
Translations of “overshoot”
in Spanish pasarse (de), salirse (de)…
in French dépasser…
in German hinausschießen über…
in Chinese (Traditional) 超過,超越(預定地點)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 超过,超越(预定地点)…
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