Definition of over-compounded in English:

over-compounded

adjective

Electrical Engineering
  • Of a dynamo: that has been over-compounded.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Silvanus Thompson (1851–1916), physicist and electrical engineer. From over- + compounded. Compare slightly later overcompound.

Pronunciation

over-compounded

/ˌəʊvəkəmˈpaʊndɪd/