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English definition of “carry sth forward/over”

carry sth forward/over

verb uk phrasal verb with carry   /ˈkær.i/ us    /ˈker-/
to include an amount of money in a later set of calculations: The balance in our account for June includes £5,000 carried over from May.
(Definition of carry sth forward/over from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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