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verb [intransitive] overwinter pronunciation in British English /ˌəʊvə(r)ˈwɪntə(r)/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyoverwinter
he/she/itoverwinters
present participleoverwintering
past tenseoverwintered
past participleoverwintered
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    if plants or animals overwinter somewhere, they live through the winter there without dying

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