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carry-over

[kar-ee-oh-ver] /ˈkær iˌoʊ vər/
noun
1.
that which is carried over, postponed, or extended to a later time, account, etc.
2.
Bookkeeping. the total of one page of an account carried forward to the next.
3.
carryforward (def 2).
Origin
1735-1745
1735-45; noun use of verb phrase carry over
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