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overtrade

[ oh-ver-treyd ]
/ 藢o蕣 v蓹r藞tre瑟d /
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verb (used without object), o路ver路trad路ed, o路ver路trad路ing.
to trade in excess of one's capital or the requirements of the market.
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Origin of overtrade

First recorded in 1615鈥25; over- + trade
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British Dictionary definitions for overtrade

overtrade
/ (藢蓹蕣v蓹藞tre瑟d) /

verb
(intr) (of an enterprise) to trade in excess of capacity or working capital
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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