Definitions for underrunˌʌn dərˈrʌn

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•der•runˌʌn dərˈrʌn(v.; n.)-ran, -run, -run•ning

  1. (v.t.)to run, pass, or go under.

  2. (n.)something that runs or passes underneath, as a current.

  3. an instance of costing less than estimated.

    Category: Business

  4. a production run below the quantity ordered.

    Category: Business

Origin of underrun:



  1. underrun(Noun)

    A condition in which fewer products are delivered or produced than had been ordered.

  2. underrun(Noun)

    A condition in which the read/write buffer is fed with data at a slower rate than required; a buffer underrun.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Underrun(verb)

    to run or pass under; especially (Naut.), to pass along and under, as a cable, for the purpose of taking it in, or of examining it


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