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English definition of “glut”

glut

noun [C]
 
 
/ɡlʌt/
a supply of something that is much more than can be sold or is needed or wanted: a glut on/in the market The fall in demand for coffee could cause a glut in the market.a glut of sth The current glut of graduates means that many of them will not be able to find jobs.
(Definition of glut noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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