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 for Overspreading
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Overspread \O`ver*spread"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Overspread; p.
     pr. & vb. n. Overspreading.] [AS. oferspr[=ae]dan.]
     To spread over; to cover; as, the deluge overspread the
     earth. --Chaucer.
     [1913 Webster]
           Those nations of the North
           Which overspread the world.              --Drayton.
     [1913 Webster]

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