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Overburden

O`ver`bur´den
v. t.1.To load with too great weight or too much care, etc.
n.1.The waste which overlies good stone in a quarry.
Noun1.overburden - the surface soil that must be moved away to get at coal seams and mineral deposits
2.overburden - an excessive burden
Synonyms: overload
Verb1.overburden - burden with too much work or responsibility
2.overburden - load with excessive weight
bear hard upon, burden, burthen, charge, choke, congest, cram, crowd, cumber, drench, encumber, freight, glut, gluttonize, go hard with, go ill with, gorge, hamper, handicap, jam, jam-pack, lade, lie on, load, oppress, overcharge, overfeed, overfill, overlade, overload, overstuff, overtax, overweigh, overweight, pack, press hard upon, rest hard upon, saddle, satiate, saturate, soak, stuff, supercharge, supersaturate, surcharge, surfeit, tax, try one, weigh down, weigh heavy on, weigh on, weigh upon
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overburdened
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