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above

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the expense of maintaining property (e.g., paying property taxes and utilities and insurance)

(computer science) the processing time required by a device prior to the execution of a command

(computer science) the disk space required for information that is not data but is used for location and timing

a transparency for use with an overhead projector

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(nautical) the top surface of an enclosed space on a ship

a hard return hitting the tennis ball above your head

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located or originating from above

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The growling overhead was renewed, so suddenly and with so much savage anger that it startled me.
Venturing one day to substitute deeds for words, he turned up his cuffs, seized a plasterer's board, and having loaded his trowel without mishap, with a complacent look toward the lathing overhead, made a bold gesture thitherward; and straightway, to his complete discomfiture, received the whole contents in his ruffled bosom.
Even as he spoke, from high overhead came the deep resonant boom of a village drum.
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 point in the heavens directly overhead to a man
Holding his head bent down before him, and struggling with the wind that strove to tear the wraps away from him, Levin was moving up to the copse and had just caught sight of something white behind the oak tree, when there was a sudden flash, the whole earth seemed on fire, and the vault of heaven seemed crashing overhead.
Overhead, and evidently endeavouring to keep itself in touch with the works of Niagara, a body of German airships drew itself together into a compact phalanx, and the Asiatics became more and more intent upon breaking this up.
They passed so closely overhead that Bert could hear their voices calling to one another.
Once or twice flying machines, as they circled warily, came right overhead, and for a time Bert gave himself body and soul to cowering.
It generally happened in this way: Night, clouds racing overhead, wind howling, royals set, and the ship rushing on in the dark, an immense white sheet of foam level with the lee rail.
2: Overhead lines SN Region Jaworzno and Trzebinia Siersza in the activities of the Branch in Bedzin
In Nebraska, the state with the highest crop acreage under irrigation, 70,000 overhead systems are used on more than 7.
Services between Haymarket and Heworth in Gateshead were suspended for more than two hours during the afternoon while engineers inspected an overhead line problem.
1, Overhead Water Reservoir Karkhana Bazaar, Overhead Water Reservoir Jinnah Colony and Overhead Water Reservoir Ghulam Mohammad Abad.
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.