Main definitions of overbounding in English

: overbounding1overbounding2

overbounding1

Pronunciation /ˌəʊvəˈbaʊndɪŋ/

noun

Geography
  • The action of overbound ; especially the drawing of the formal or administrative boundaries of urban areas so as to include suburban, rural, or undeveloped land.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in Journal of the American Statistical Association. From overbound + -ing.

Main definitions of overbounding in English

: overbounding1overbounding2

overbounding2

Pronunciation /ˌəʊvəˈbaʊndɪŋ/

adjective

rare
  • Exceeding, overflowing; greatly abundant.

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in The Philosophical Review. Probably an alteration of overabounding.