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rollover

[rohl-oh-ver] /ˈroʊlˌoʊ vər/
noun
1.
an accident involving an overturned vehicle.
2.
Business. a reinvestment of funds, especially a tax-free transfer of assets from one retirement plan to another.
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Examples from the web for rollover
  • It will surely need more help-either an open-ended rollover of the official loans or some kind of debt rescheduling.
  • So rather than getting a huge bill with overage charges, you get degraded service until the rollover of your billing cycle.
  • The one that nearly killed or paralyzed my brother was a single-car rollover at freeway speeds.
  • The government has recently only begun rollover testing, and vehicles are showing a wide range of results.
  • One of the best ways to avoid a rollover, therefore, is to stay on the road.
  • There will be no service disruption during the allocation year rollover this year.
British Dictionary definitions for rollover

roll over

verb (adverb)
1.
(intransitive) to overturn
2.
See roll (sense 17)
3.
(slang) to surrender
4.
(transitive) to allow (a loan, prize, etc) to continue in force for a further period
noun
5.
  1. an instance of such continuance of a loan, prize, etc
  2. (as modifier): a rollover jackpot
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Word Origin and History for rollover
n.

also roll-over "an overturning," 1945, from verbal phrase; see roll (v.) + over (adv.). Economic verbal sense of "reinvest" is from 1957.

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Slang definitions & phrases for rollover

rollover

noun

The last night of a prison sentence (1940s+ Prison)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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