- to give inadequate representation to; represent in numbers that are disproportionately low.
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Examples from the Web for underrepresented
Hosted by Larry Wilmore, the series will feature a diverse panel of voices currently underrepresented in comedy and television.
As it stands, Christians and women are underrepresented in both Parliament and the constitutional drafting committee.Showdown in Cairo: Egyptian High Court Dissolves Parliament
June 14, 2012
Egypt is a patriarchal country, and women are underrepresented in government, protests, and the workforce.Sexual Assault as Political Tool: Men Attacking Women at Tahrir Square
Sarah A. Topol
June 10, 2012
We were always looking for candidates from underrepresented groups.Dirty Secrets of College Admissions
January 9, 2009