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English definition of “overall”

overall

adverb [before noun], adjective     /ˌəʊ.vəˈrɔːl/ US  /ˌoʊ.vɚˈɑːl/
B2 in general rather than in particular, or including all the people or things in a particular group or situation: The overall situation is good, despite a few minor problems. Overall, it has been a good year. The overall winner, after ten games, will receive $250,000.General
(Definition of overall adverbadjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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