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English definition of “overhead”

overhead

adjective [before noun]     /ˈəʊ.və.hed/ US  /ˈoʊ.vɚ-/
relating to the overheads of a business : One way of increasing profit margins is to cut overhead costs .Costs and expenses
(Definition of overhead adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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