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spillover (n.)

1940, from verbal phrase, from spill (v.) + over (adv.). From 1953 as an adjective.

updated on November 06, 2013

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Definitions of spillover from WordNet

spillover (n.)
(economics) any indirect effect of public expenditure;
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