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English definition of “undercapitalized”


adjective ( UK also undercapitalised)
/ˌʌndəˈkæpɪtəlaɪzd/ FINANCE
if a business is undercapitalized, it has less money than it needs in order to work effectively or to grow: As with all small businesses, we are undercapitalized. Many business travelers have long endured poor service, often from undercapitalized state carriers.
(Definition of undercapitalized from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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