Definition of overwater in English:

overwater

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verb

Pronunciation: /əʊvəˈwɔːtə
 
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[with object]
  • Water (a plant, sports field, etc.) too much: your cutting needs some water, but make sure you don’t overwater it
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    • The second year I compensated and overwatered the plant.
    • At the same time, be sure your plant is not getting too much water, either by overwatering or being planted in a soil that does not properly drain.
    • Some parts of these slightly rolling irrigated fields were being overwatered by as much as 20 percent.

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