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overreach

the error in a fast gait when the toe of a hindhoof of a horse strikes and injures the back of the pastern of the leg on the same side.

overreach boot
a circular rubber boot worn on the front foot to protect against injury by an overreaching hindhoof.
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However, the comprehensive set of wireless functionality being touted by most service providers considerably overreaches most customers' more basic wireless needs.
Berman said the Patriot Act ``provides a number of critical tools in an effort to deter and apprehend terrorists'' but that ``in a few cases it overreaches, and some of the administration policies undertaken since Sept.
To my mind, the treatment of devils and angels overreaches and is less convincing; nevertheless, it casts new light, especially on Panurge.