Main meanings of overcure in English

: overcure1overcure2

overcure1

noun

  • The process or result of overcuring; overvulcanization.

Pronunciation

overcure

/ˈəʊvəkjʊə/ /ˈəʊvəkjɔː/

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Society of Chemical Industry. From overcure.

Main meanings of overcure in English

: overcure1overcure2

overcure2

verb

  • 1To cure for longer than the optimal or usual period; to over-vulcanize.

  • 2 rare To undergo overcuring.

Pronunciation

overcure

/ˌəʊvəˈkjʊə/ /ˌəʊvəˈkjɔː/

Origin

Mid 19th century. From over- + cure.