understock

transitive verb

Definition of understock

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: to stock (as a farm or store) with less than the usual or desirable number or quantity

understock

noun

Definition of understock (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : an inadequate supply

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Transitive verb

under entry 1 + stock

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“Understock.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/understock. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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