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outrace

[out-reys] /ˌaʊtˈreɪs/
verb (used with object), outraced, outracing.
1.
to race or run faster than:
The deer outraced its pursuers.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; out- + race1
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Examples for outrace
  • Modern containerships often rely on their speed to outrace storms and to keep their schedules.
  • Economic engagement also can spawn expectations for improvement that will outrace the rebuilding process.

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