overcrop


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o·ver·crop

 (ō′vər-krŏp′)
tr.v. o·ver·cropped, o·ver·crop·ping, o·ver·crops
To exhaust the fertility of (land) by continuous cultivation of crops.

overcrop

(ˌəʊvəˈkrɒp)
vb, -crops, -cropping or -cropped
(Agriculture) (tr) to exhaust (land) by excessive cultivation

overcrop


Past participle: overcropped
Gerund: overcropping

Imperative
overcrop
overcrop
Present
I overcrop
you overcrop
he/she/it overcrops
we overcrop
you overcrop
they overcrop
Preterite
I overcropped
you overcropped
he/she/it overcropped
we overcropped
you overcropped
they overcropped
Present Continuous
I am overcropping
you are overcropping
he/she/it is overcropping
we are overcropping
you are overcropping
they are overcropping
Present Perfect
I have overcropped
you have overcropped
he/she/it has overcropped
we have overcropped
you have overcropped
they have overcropped
Past Continuous
I was overcropping
you were overcropping
he/she/it was overcropping
we were overcropping
you were overcropping
they were overcropping
Past Perfect
I had overcropped
you had overcropped
he/she/it had overcropped
we had overcropped
you had overcropped
they had overcropped
Future
I will overcrop
you will overcrop
he/she/it will overcrop
we will overcrop
you will overcrop
they will overcrop
Future Perfect
I will have overcropped
you will have overcropped
he/she/it will have overcropped
we will have overcropped
you will have overcropped
they will have overcropped
Future Continuous
I will be overcropping
you will be overcropping
he/she/it will be overcropping
we will be overcropping
you will be overcropping
they will be overcropping
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been overcropping
you have been overcropping
he/she/it has been overcropping
we have been overcropping
you have been overcropping
they have been overcropping
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been overcropping
you will have been overcropping
he/she/it will have been overcropping
we will have been overcropping
you will have been overcropping
they will have been overcropping
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been overcropping
you had been overcropping
he/she/it had been overcropping
we had been overcropping
you had been overcropping
they had been overcropping
Conditional
I would overcrop
you would overcrop
he/she/it would overcrop
we would overcrop
you would overcrop
they would overcrop
Past Conditional
I would have overcropped
you would have overcropped
he/she/it would have overcropped
we would have overcropped
you would have overcropped
they would have overcropped
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.overcrop - to exhaust by excessive cultivation; "the farmers overcropped the land"
farming, husbandry, agriculture - the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock
crop, cultivate, work - prepare for crops; "Work the soil"; "cultivate the land"
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A surprisingly good pinot noir from southern France; perhaps it's the barrel aging, or the ability to overcome the temptation to overcrop, but this one truly tastes like a $20 wine; lovely flavors of ripe Bing cherries and black Friar plums are smooth and soft, and linger on the lengthy finish.
The 2006 exploration program will consist of detailed mapping, prospecting and overcrop stripping on geophysical and geochemical anomalies to be followed by drilling where appropriate.