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glutnoun [C]

 us   /ɡlʌt/
a supply or amount that is much greater than necessary: a glut of new housing a glut of information
(Definition of glut from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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glutnoun [C]

uk   us   /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.

glutverb [T]

uk   us   /ɡlʌt/ (-tt-)
to supply something in much greater quantities than can be sold or is needed or wanted: glutted with sth Higher mortgage rates and over-building left some markets glutted with unsold houses.
(Definition of glut from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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