an excessive supply.
to supply in excess.
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How to use oversupply in a sentence
An oversupply of CBD is further accelerating the development of these drugs by providing a cheap starting material to hemp companies, which can turn CBD into a wide variety of intoxicating compounds like Delta-8-THC or Delta-10-THC.How Mitch McConnell Accidentally Created An Unregulated THC Market | Lester Black | October 18, 2021 | FiveThirtyEight
Despite an oversupply of vaccine doses, only about 49 percent of the country is fully vaccinated overall—and many states and areas have lower vaccination coverage still.“Get vaccinated! Take delta seriously!” US experts plead as cases skyrocket | Beth Mole | July 22, 2021 | Ars Technica
They have really dealt with their supply problem — because they had a huge oversupply, which was causing a glut in the market and driving down prices.One weird trick to fix climate change: Close the offshore wealth loophole | Jariel Arvin | March 5, 2021 | Vox
Coupled with the pandemic-related boost in sales, this helped alleviate market pressure caused by oversupply of wine and reduced consumer demand.Wine sales will keep rising after the pandemic, a new report predicts — but maybe not for long | Dave McIntyre | January 15, 2021 | Washington Post
The rebound was so fast that new and used vehicles skipped right from oversupply to shortage—which is driving up prices.Looking to a buy a car? A national shortage means you’ll probably pay more | Lance Lambert | September 20, 2020 | Fortune
Last week, I talked about the oversupply of lawyers, and other graduate students.
The oversupply of graduate students in the humanities is much, much worse than the oversupply of lawyers.
The oversupply of ethanol can be seen by looking at the parade of ethanol producers heading to bankruptcy court.
In the end, there is a shortage of caution, an oversupply of food, and a mess that will take years to clean up.
That court decision has been a blessing and, perhaps, a curse—contributing to an oversupply of talent.
Just on a p. 140 hunch, I'll always want a considerable oversupply.The Planet Strappers | Raymond Zinke Gallun
The making of cheese was known in ancient times, it having probably originated through a desire to utilize an oversupply of milk.Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 2 | Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
Nature IS an efficiency expert and doesn't give you an oversupply of anything without demanding that you use it.How to Analyze People on Sight | Elsie Lincoln Benedict and Ralph Paine Benedict
I was interested in Tusser's "Christmas husbandly fare," notwithstanding some suggestion of gluttony in it and of oversupply.The Holy Earth | L. H. Bailey
Gigantic boulders, box-like bluffs, ragged rock-spires, cliffs and plateaus of bare rock were in oversupply.The Snow-Burner | Henry Oyen
British Dictionary definitions for oversupply
the supply of too much or too many
(tr) to supply too much (material, etc) or too many (goods, people, etc)
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