(in Britain) a government policy in which it sells more of its securities than would be required to finance public spending, with the object of absorbing surplus funds to curb inflation
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How to use overfunding in a sentence
So the IRS got very strict about pension overfunding: they didn't allow it.
Companies could have dealt with this problem by overfunding during boom years.Sorry, Folks: One Way or the Other, You'll Never Be Able to Completely Count on Retirement | Megan McArdle | March 15, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST