[ verb uhn-der-stok; noun uhn-der-stok ]
/ verb ˌʌn dərˈstɒk; noun ˈʌn dərˌstɒk /
verb (used with object)
to provide an insufficient quantity, as of merchandise, supplies, or livestock.
Horticulture. (in grafting) the rooted plant that receives the scion.
Origin of understock
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Examples from the Web for understocked
Unfortunately, the hack saw department is understocked and our new order has not arrived.Trading Jeff and his Dog|James Arthur Kjelgaard
The market is understocked with commodities, not with labour, with work done, not with work to be done.