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o·ver·view

 (ō′vər-vyo͞o′)
n.
1. A broad, comprehensive view; a survey.
2. A summary or review.

overview

(ˈəʊvəˌvjuː)
n
1. a general survey

o•ver•view

(ˈoʊ vərˌvyu)

n.
a general outline of a subject or situation; survey or summary.
[1540–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.overview - a general summary of a subject; "the treasurer gave a brief overview of the financial consequences"
summary, sum-up - a brief statement that presents the main points in a concise form; "he gave a summary of the conclusions"

overview

noun survey, study, review, résumé, outline, summing-up, rundown, synopsis, précis The preface to the book is a historical overview of the welfare state.

overview

noun
A general or comprehensive view or treatment:
Translations

overview

[ˈəʊvəvjuː] Nvisión f de conjunto

overview

[ˈəʊvərvjuː] nvue f d'ensemble

overview

[ˈəʊvəˌvjuː] nvisione f d'insieme
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