overslaugh definition

  • noun:
    • A bar in a river.
    • A bar in a river.
    • In armed forces, remission associated with ordinary daily duty of an officer or organization due to a detail to some other task which takes precedence.
    • A sand-bank or-bar which impedes navigation in a river; particularly, one near Albany, nyc, in Hudson.
  • verb:
    • To impede or end, as by an overslaugh or impediment.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To impede or end, as by an overslaugh or an impediment
  • others:
    • To pass over in favor of another: because, to overslaugh a bill in a legislature.
    • To hinder or obstruct: because, to overslaugh a military officer.
    • To oppress; hold straight down.
    • In military, to remit the ordinary task of (an officer, or organization), due to the fact be is detailed for some various other work.

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