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  Definition of overhead
  1. a hard return hitting the tennis ball above your head
  2. (nautical) the top surface of an enclosed space on a ship
  3. a transparency for use with an overhead projector
  4. (computer science) the disk space required for non-data information (used for location and timing)
  5. the expense of maintaining property (e.g., paying property taxes and utilities and insurance); it does not include depreciation or the cost of financing or income taxes
  6. (computer science) the processing time required by a device prior to the execution of a command
  7. located or originating from above; "an overhead crossing"
  8. above the head; over the head; "bring the legs together overhead"
  9. above your head; in the sky; "planes were flying overhead"
Similar Words: smash, viewgraph, disk overhead, operating expense, operating cost, budget items, command processing overhead time, command processing overhead, command overhead

 

Part Meronyms: cabin, operating budget, access time

 

Derivational Morphology: smash

 

 
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