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A sum total of the administrative or executive costs that relate to the management, conduct, or supervision of a business that are not attributable to any one particular product or department.

Expenses such as rent, taxes, insurance, lighting, heating, and other miscellaneous office expenses all fall under the category of overhead.


noun budget, business expenses, charges, cost, cost incurred, cost of living, current expenses, drain on resources, expenditures, expense, gennral expenses, liabilities, living expenses, money expended, operating expenses, outlay, payments, spendings, upkeep
Associated concepts: overhead expenses
See also: cost, expense, maintenance, upkeep
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I was in full career, when I heard the cough right overhead, and jumping back and looking up, beheld a man's head in a tall nightcap, and the bell mouth of a blunderbuss, at one of the first-storey windows.
The new DoorView tool redefines garage door 'customization,'" said Ali Isham, marketing director, Overhead Door.
Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI), the world's largest supplier of automotive interiors, has developed a slim overhead console that is only 15 millimeters thick and features an innovative sunroof control.
Health Affairs Blog has produced a study based on numbers provided by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services that estimates that private and government overhead directly attributable to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act will add an average of 20 percent per year to that cost.
Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif will put foundation stone of the overhead bridge in near future.
With the completion of this overhead bridge, traffic will be routed through overhead instead of entering into the Khanewal city.
By launching a Web site and affiliated Internet marketing campaign, Koops Overhead Doors will be able to reach out more directly to those home and business owners needing garage door repair and installation who prefer to do their consumer research online.
Using the Manufacturing Overhead Budget table as the source, this query will pull the data for Budgeted Direct Labor Hours.
What they fail to communicate is that what matters most is the total amount you pay for supplies for the amount of dentistry that you do each year--your supply overhead percentage.
According to the Lithuanian certified recommendations for construction cost estimation the overhead costs of a construction company are estimated as the percentage of direct costs or direct labour costs.
But this exhibition in the new museum will include the fascinating Lumiere brothers' film of the Overhead from 1896.
There are two categories of indirect costs overhead and general and administrative.