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overissue

[oh-ver-ish-oo or, esp. British, -is-yoo]
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noun
  1. an excessive issue of stocks or bonds, as in excess of the needs of the business or in excess of charter authorization.

Origin of overissue

First recorded in 1795–1805; over- + issue
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British Dictionary definitions for overissue

overissue

verb -sues, -suing or -sued (tr)
  1. to issue (shares, banknotes, etc) in excess of demand or ability to pay
noun
  1. shares, banknotes, etc, thus issued
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