verb (overissues, overissuing, overissued)[with object]
Issue (banknotes, shares, etc.) beyond the authorized amount or the issuer’s ability to pay them on demand: the Bank could deliberately overissue Treasury bills
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- Each time, a state in fiscal crisis overissued paper money, causing inflation, debasement of the money, and commercial chaos.
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Definition of overissue in:
- The US English dictionary