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English definition of “undercapitalized”

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 adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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