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English definition of “underproduction”

underproduction

noun [S or U]
 
 
/ˈʌndəprəˌdʌkʃən/ PRODUCTION
a situation in which too little of something is produced in relation to the demand for it: Controls always lead to an underproduction of the commodity involved.
(Definition of underproduction from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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