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noun [countable] overview pronunciation in American English /ˈoʊvərˌvju/
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singularoverview
pluraloverviews
  1. 1
    a description of the main features of something
    overview of: The book gives an overview of the period of French rule.
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  2. 2
    knowledge of the main features of something
    We needed someone with a good overview of the Kansas legal system.

nanodegree

a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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hypocaust

an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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