overcapitalized o‧ver‧cap‧i‧tal‧ized [ˌəʊvəˈkæpɪtl-aɪzd◂ ǁ ˌoʊvər-] also overcapitalised adjective
ACCOUNTING FINANCE if a company is overcapitalized, it has more capital than it needs for its activities and investment plans:

• The company is already overcapitalised, so it hardly needs more cash for its expansion.

— overcapitalization noun [uncountable] :

• Government farm programs have led to the overcapitalization of agriculture.

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overcapitalized UK US (UK also overcapitalised) /ˌəʊvəˈkæpɪtəlaɪzd/ adjective
FINANCE, ACCOUNTING having more capital than is needed in order to operate or develop
Compare UNDERCAPITALIZED(Cf. ↑undercapitalized)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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