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oversize

[adj. oh-ver-sahyz; n. oh-ver-sahyz] /adj. ˈoʊ vərˈsaɪz; n. ˈoʊ vərˌsaɪz/
adjective, Also, oversized
1.
of excessive size; unusually large:
an oversize cigar.
2.
of a size larger than is necessary or required.
noun
3.
something that is oversize; an oversize article or object.
4.
a size larger than the proper or usual size.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; over- + size1
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Examples for oversized
  • The glossy oversized magazine will publish six times per year.
British Dictionary definitions for oversized

oversize

adjective (ˌəʊvəˈsaɪz)
1.
Also oversized. larger than the usual size
noun (ˈəʊvəˌsaɪz)
2.
a size larger than the usual or proper size
3.
something that is oversize
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