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oversupplynoun [C or U]

uk   /ˌəʊ.və.səˈplaɪ/  us   /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/
a greater supply of something than is needed: The coffee market is suffering from oversupply. We have an oversupply of unsold cars in the garage showroom.
Translations of “oversupply”
in Chinese (Traditional) 供給過多, 供過於求…
in Chinese (Simplified) 供给过多, 供过于求…
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