- to fail to utilize fully: to underutilize natural resources.
Also especially British, un·der·u·ti·lise.
Origin of underutilize
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Examples from the Web for underutilized
So she did what so many other underutilized actors are doing these days: turned to television.Brooklyn Decker on Her ‘Horrible’ Modeling Experiences, Marriage, and Cracking Hollywood
April 11, 2014
It is the single most effective admissions strategy there is for most students—and the most underutilized.The Biggest Admissions Edge
September 2, 2011
Word Origin and History for underutilized
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