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Definition of overgraze verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

overgraze

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌəʊvəˈɡreɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌoʊvərˈɡreɪz//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they overgraze
BrE BrE//ˌəʊvəˈɡreɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌoʊvərˈɡreɪz//
 
he / she / it overgrazes
BrE BrE//ˌəʊvəˈɡreɪzɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌoʊvərˈɡreɪzɪz//
 
past simple overgrazed
BrE BrE//ˌəʊvəˈɡreɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌoʊvərˈɡreɪzd//
 
past participle overgrazed
BrE BrE//ˌəʊvəˈɡreɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌoʊvərˈɡreɪzd//
 
-ing form overgrazing
BrE BrE//ˌəʊvəˈɡreɪzɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌoʊvərˈɡreɪzɪŋ//
 
 
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overgraze something if land is overgrazed, it is damaged by having too many animals feeding on it
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: overgraze