From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Overpass \O`ver*pass"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Overpassed; p. pr.
   & vb. n. Overpassing.] [Cf. Surpass.]
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   1. To go over or beyond; to cross; as, to overpass a river;
      to overpass limits.
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   2. To pass above; -- of roadways and other paths; as, the
      highway overpasses the railroad tracks.

   3. To pass over; to omit; to overlook; to disregard.
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            All the beauties of the East
            He slightly viewed and slightly overpassed.
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   4. To surpass; to excel. [R.] --R. Browning.
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