Pronunciation: (ō"vur-string'), [key]
—v.t., -strung; -strung or (Rare) -stringed; -string•ing.
1. Music.to arrange the strings of (a piano) so that the bass strings cross over the treble.
2. Archery.to string (a bow) too tightly.
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