underfunding

un·der·fund

 (ŭn′dər-fŭnd′)
tr.v. un·der·fund·ed, un·der·fund·ing, un·der·funds
To provide insufficient funding for.
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underfunding

(ˌʌndəˈfʌndɪŋ)
n
insufficient funding
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Translations

underfunding

[ˌʌndəˈfʌndɪŋ] Ninfradotación f
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Underfunding of public health has elevated health risks for millions of Americans, a report released in April by Trust for America's Health concluded.
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The Royal College of Nursing says people are put off by years of underfunding. Catherine Gamble, for the RCN, said: "The number of mature student applications to nursing have dropped by about two-fifths since the bursary was axed.
Thousands of Kenyans unable to hire lawyers to represent them in court are being denied representation due to underfunding of the state's legal aid initiative.
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Fred Esumeh who frowned at the chronic underfunding of the tertiary institution told journalists in Benin that education is brutally neglected in Nigeria but the case of LAUTECH is very pathetic as the institution is grossly underfunded by Oyo and Osun states, the joint owners.
New York: Fitch Ratings said the New Jersey governor's executive budget delivers on policy goals outlined during his campaign; however, numerous new program and tax credit initiatives, combined with proposed extensive tax policy actions, cannot in the near term materially change the persistent underfunding of retiree liabilities and the elevated long-term liability burden that are the key drivers of the state's below-average 'A' Issuer Default Rating (IDR).
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