Definition of Overhead. Meaning of Overhead. Synonyms of Overhead

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Definition of Overhead

Overhead
Overhead O`ver*head", adv. Aloft; above; in or attached to the ceiling or roof; in the story or upon the floor above; in the zenith. While overhead the moon Sits arbitress. --Milton. Note: Also used adjectively; as, an overhead crane, gear, etc. Overhead engine, a vertical steam engine in which the cylinder stands above the crank. Overhead work, a general term in manufactories for countershafting and gearing, when overhead.

Meaning of Overhead from wikipedia

- Overhead may be: Overhead (business), the ongoing operating costs of running a business Engineering overhead, ancillary design features required by a component...
- as: Overhead catenary Overhead contact system (OCS) Overhead equipment (OHE) Overhead line equipment (OLE or OHLE) Overhead lines (OHL) Overhead wiring...
- An overhead camshaft (OHC) engine is a piston engine where the camshaft is located in the cylinder head above the combustion chamber. This contrasts with...
- An overhead projector (often abbreviated to OHP), like a film or slide projector, uses light to project an enlarged image on a screen, allowing the view...
- In computer science, overhead is any combination of excess or indirect com****tion time, memory, bandwidth, or other resources that are required to perform...
- The overhead press is an upper-body weight training exercise in which the trainee presses a weight overhead while seated or standing. It is mainly used...
- An overhead valve (OHV) engine is a piston engine whose valves are located in the cylinder head above the combustion chamber. This contrasts with earlier...
- In business, overhead or overhead expense refers to an ongoing expense of operating a business. Overheads are the expenditure which cannot be conveniently...
- An overhead crane, commonly called a bridge crane, is a type of crane found in industrial environments. An overhead crane consists of two parallel rails...
- Factory overhead, also called manufacturing overhead or work overhead, or factory burden in American English, is the total cost involved in operating...