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Definition of "overshooting" []

  • Present participle of overshoot. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "overshooting" in a sentence
  • "That's what we call the overshooting top of the big tall part of the thunderstorm -- so very near where that tornado was."
  • "Believing that their currencies have now fallen beyond their natural levels -- an economic phenomenon called overshooting -- central banks are stepping in to support their currencies, provide cash to desperate financial institutions, and, they hope, damp the economic fallout from the plunge."
  • "It remains to be seen whether there is economic value to the idea of overshooting"