overwrite

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overwrite /ˌoʊvɚˈraɪt/ verb
overwrites; overwrote /-ˈroʊt/ ; /ˌoʊvɚˈroʊt/; overwritten /-ˈrɪtn̩/ ; /ˌoʊvɚˈrɪtn̩/; overwriting
overwrite
/ˌoʊvɚˈraɪt/
verb
overwrites; overwrote /-ˈroʊt/ ; /ˌoʊvɚˈroʊt/; overwritten /-ˈrɪtn̩/ ; /ˌoʊvɚˈrɪtn̩/; overwriting
Learner's definition of OVERWRITE
[+ object] : to replace information in (a computer file) with new information
: to write in a way that is too detailed or complicated
[no object]
[+ object]
usually used as (be) overwritten
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