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[oh-ver-ij] /ˈoʊ vər ɪdʒ/
noun, Commerce
1.
an excess supply of merchandise.
2.
the value of goods in excess of the amount called for by stock records; money in excess of the amount called for by sales records.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; over- + -age
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British Dictionary definitions for overages

overage

/ˌəʊvərˈeɪdʒ/
adjective
1.
beyond a specified age
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Word Origin and History for overages

overage

n.

"a surplus amount," 1945, a banking term, coined from over on model of shortage.

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