English version

overhead in Communications topic

overheado‧ver‧head2 /ˈəʊvəhed $ ˈoʊvər-/ noun  1 [uncountable] American English, overheads British English [plural]BB money spent regularly on rent, insurance, electricity, and other things that are needed to keep a business operating Their offices are in London so the overheads are very high.2 TC[countable] a piece of transparent material used with an overhead projector to show words, pictures etc
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overheadThere are overheads when defining and manipulating hierarchies, and this is particularly apparent when comparisons are made with the relational approach.Working out of my home had significantly lowered my overhead.They will cut office overheads by startling amounts and be the new cost leaders.