What is the opposite of overflow?

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Noun
Opposite of the flowing over of a liquid
Noun
Opposite of the excess or surplus not able to be accommodated by an available space
Noun
Opposite of the presence of excess fat in a person or animal
“Jackson's stark thinness was suggestive of heavy starvation, whereas his sister was plump in appearance.”
Verb
Opposite of to cover with a flood
Verb
Opposite of to be copiously supplied
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Opposite of to cover with a flood
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Opposite of to pour from or as from a container by accident
Verb
(usually of a liquid) Opposite of to rise up, to spill over, or to be on the verge of spilling over
“His tears began to ebb once he had gotten over the overwhelming emotion of landing his dream job.”
Verb
Opposite of to go beyond the limit of
Verb
Opposite of to move or proceed smoothly and readily
“Reach over and turn the faucet clockwise to stop the flow of the water.”
Verb
Opposite of rush, usually in liquid form
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