overcharging


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o·ver·charge

 (ō′vər-chärj′)
v. o·ver·charged, o·ver·charg·ing, o·ver·charg·es
v.tr.
1. To charge (a party) an excessive price for something.
2. To fill too full; overload.
3. To overstate or exaggerate.
v.intr.
To charge too much.
n. (ō′vər-chärj′)
1. Abbr. o/c An excessive charge or price.
2. A load or burden that is too full or heavy.

overcharging

(ˌəʊvəˈtʃɑːdʒɪŋ)
n
1. (Commerce) the act of charging too much
2. the act of filling or loading beyond capacity
Translations

overcharging

[ˌəʊvərˈtʃɑːrdʒɪŋ] nsurfacturation f
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