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English definition of “destock”

destock

verb [I or T]
 
 
/ˌdiːˈstɒk/
COMMERCE to reduce the amount of stock (= goods kept available to sell), or the amount of materials for making new products: Retailers will be destocking previous versions of the product in the months before the new version is launched.
destocking noun [U]
(Definition of destock from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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