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oversupplynoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈəʊvəsəˌplaɪ/
ECONOMICS, COMMERCE a larger ​supply of something than is needed: The coffee ​market is suffering from oversupply.(an) oversupply of sth We have an oversupply of ​unsoldcars.

oversupplyverb [I or T]

uk   us   /ˌəʊvəsəˈplaɪ/
ECONOMICS, COMMERCE to ​provide or have more of something than is wanted or needed: The ​building of ​officespace has ​risen 57%, causing ​concern that the ​market will be oversupplied.
(Definition of oversupply from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “oversupply”
in Chinese (Simplified) 供给过多, 供过于求…
in Chinese (Traditional) 供給過多, 供過於求…
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