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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, resume, outline, summing-up, rundown, synopsis, precis The preface to the book is a historical overview of the welfare state.
Translations

overview

[ˈəʊvəvjuː] Nvision f de conjunto

overview

[ˈəʊvərvjuː] nvue f d'ensemble

overview

[ˈəʊvəˌvjuː] nvisione f d'insieme
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Company Overview & Technology Focus Key Personnel Competition & Competing Products Key Milestones Products/Technologies R&D & Research Strategy Key Agreements & Alliances Financial Data (where available) Comprehensive Contact Details The ability to readily assess the companies involved, research areas of interest, products being developed, strategic collaborations and performance is key to understanding this market.
The country profiles also feature an overview of supply/demand, an examination of key governmental, legal and political influences on the sector and an analysis of international trading and infrastructure with forecasts to 2012.
The report presents, in detail, an overview of the current global market for neurodegenerative drugs for selected neurological diseases, including currently marketed and forthcoming neurotherapeutic products.