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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 over·bur·den /-ˈbɝdṇ/
 (vt.)裝載過多,負擔過多,使過勞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 O·ver·bur·den v. t. To load with too great weight or too much care, etc.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 O·ver·bur·den, n. The waste which overlies good stone in a quarry.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 overburden
      n 1: the surface soil that must be moved away to get at coal
           seams and mineral deposits
      2: an excessive burden [syn: overload]
      v 1: burden with too much work or responsibility
      2: load with excessive weight