Definition of undersupply in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌəndərsəˈplī/


(plural undersupplies)
An insufficient stock or amount of something: soaring construction levels resulted in a global undersupply of steel house-price inflation has largely been caused by undersupply
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  • The rapid growth of the economy has led to soaring construction levels there, resulting in a global undersupply of steel.
  • The increased demand for retail space, combined with an undersupply of accommodation, is pushing rents up strongly.
  • The result was an undersupply of beds, for which private providers rushed to compensate.

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Syllabification: un·der·sup·ply

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