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override

[′ō·və‚rīd]
(control systems)
To cancel the influence of an automatic control by means of a manual control.
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In the end, the White House lost this argument as the House overrode the president's veto by a margin of 308-114.
The 1991 Civil Rights Act, (10) for example, overrode twelve decisions by the Supreme Court concerning employment discrimination and related attorneys' fees issues.
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