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undercapitalize (ˌʌndəˈkæpɪtəˌlaɪz) or
(Commerce) to provide or issue capital for (a commercial enterprise) in an amount insufficient for efficient operation
un•der•cap•i•tal•ize (ˌʌn dərˈkæp ɪ tlˌaɪz)
v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
to provide an insufficient amount of capital for (a business enterprise).
Past participle: undercapitalized
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Palangio recalls that prior to the mid-1970s the school bus business was highly competitive and, as a result, many operators were undercapitalizing
their fleets in order to remain competitive.