practice which is kept up past the place wherein the person knows or performs well. The benefits of which might be observed in escalated persistence of the learning over time.

OVERLEARNING: "Over-learning is rarely harmful to an individual, but it's not usually helpful- once a topic is learned- it's learned."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "OVERLEARNING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/overlearning/ (accessed July 22, 2019).