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overspill

noun [S or U] uk   /ˈəʊ.və.spɪl/  us   /ˈoʊ.vɚ-/ UK
people who move out of a crowded city and into other towns or villages near the city: the overspill from London/the London overspill an overspill housing estate.
Translations of “overspill”
in Chinese (Traditional) (遷出城市的)分流人口,過剩人口…
in Chinese (Simplified) (迁出城市的)分流人口,过剩人口…
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