Definition of overcure in US English:

overcure

noun

  • The process or result of overcuring; overvulcanization.

verb

  • 1with object To cure for longer than the optimal or usual period; to over-vulcanize.

  • 2no object To undergo overcuring. rare.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Society of Chemical Industry. From overcure<br>mid 19th century. From over- + cure.