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overcook

verb [T often passive] uk   /ˌəʊ.vəˈkʊk/ us    /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/
to cook food for longer than necessary, reducing its quality as a result: The chicken was overcooked and dry.
Translations of “overcook”
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…煮過了頭,把…煮得太熟(或太久)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…煮过了头,把…煮得太熟(或太久)…
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