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overdrafting

[oh-ver-draf-ting, -drahf-] /ˌoʊ vərˈdræf tɪŋ, -ˈdrɑf-/
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1.
the removal of more water from ground and surface basins than is replaced by rain and melting snow.
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  • We then ask how overdrafting is affected by shocks to customers' attention.
  • Most customers realize they are overdrafting their accounts when they make a purchase, but they don't care.
  • Some attributed the rise to overdraft fee increases, tiered fee structures, and more customers overdrafting.
  • overdrafting results in a lowering of aquifer water levels and a reduction in total reserves.

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