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overcapacity

[oh-ver-kuh-pas-i-tee] /ˌoʊ vər kəˈpæs ɪ ti/
noun, plural overcapacities.
1.
capacity beyond what is normal, allowed, or desirable.
Origin of overcapacity
1925-1930
First recorded in 1925-30; over- + capacity
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overcapacity

/ˌəʊvəkəˈpæsɪtɪ/
noun
1.
the situation in which an industry or business cannot sell as much as it produces
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