overspill Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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"overspill" in British English

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overspillnoun [S or U]

uk   /ˈəʊ.və.spɪl/  us   /ˈoʊ.vɚ-/ UK
people who ​move out of a ​crowdedcity and into other ​towns or ​villages near the ​city: the overspill from London/the London overspill an overspill ​housingestate.
(Definition of overspill from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “overspill”
in Chinese (Simplified) (迁出城市的)分流人口,过剩人口…
in Chinese (Traditional) (遷出城市的)分流人口,過剩人口…
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