distribution overhead

= distribution cost; = distribution expense
The cost classification that includes the costs incurred in delivering a product to the customers. Examples include postage, transport, packaging, and insurance.

Accounting dictionary. 2014.

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  • distribution cost — distribution overhead …   Accounting dictionary

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  • distribution charges — Overhead charges O ver*head char ges, Overhead expenses O ver*head expenses, etc. (Accounting) Those general charges or expenses in any business which cannot be charged up as belonging exclusively to any particular part of the work or product, as …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Overhead charges — O ver*head char ges, Overhead expenses O ver*head expenses, etc. (Accounting) Those general charges or expenses in any business which cannot be charged up as belonging exclusively to any particular part of the work or product, as where different… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Overhead expenses — Overhead charges O ver*head char ges, Overhead expenses O ver*head expenses, etc. (Accounting) Those general charges or expenses in any business which cannot be charged up as belonging exclusively to any particular part of the work or product, as …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Distribution uniformity — or DU in irrigation is a measure of how uniformly water is applied to the area being watered, expressed as a percentage. The distribution uniformity is often calculated when performing an irrigation audit. The DU should not be confused with the… …   Wikipedia

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  • overhead — cost An indirect cost of an organization. Overheads are usually classified as manufacturing overheads, administration overheads, selling overheads, distribution overheads, and research and development costs …   Big dictionary of business and management

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