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spillover

[spil-oh-ver] /ˈspɪlˌoʊ vər/
noun
1.
the act of spilling over.
2.
a quantity of something spilled over; overflow.
Origin of spillover
1940-1945
1940-45; noun use of verb phrase spill over
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  • The risk of a spillover of the conflict into Albanian territory is small.

    After the Rain Sam Vaknin
Word Origin and History for spillover
n.

1940, from verbal phrase, from spill (v.) + over (adv.).

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