Definition of undervaluation in US English:

undervaluation

noun

  • See undervalue

    • ‘The inspection is aimed at helping curb smuggling and undervaluation practices and to nab corrupt customs officials.’
    • ‘However, historically our equation has an estimated error-correction process that eliminates roughly half of any undervaluation or overvaluation within a quarter.’
    • ‘After all, the country is still relatively small compared to the global economy, and 15% undervaluation doesn't seem like a lot in the grand scheme of things.’
    • ‘Consequently, a tendency towards undervaluation of assets resulted and was increasingly implied if not endorsed, occasionally by judicial opinions.’
    • ‘He suggests serious reflection on what may be the overvaluation of explanation and analysis by scholars and the undervaluation of such activity by students.’

Pronunciation

undervaluation

/ˌəndərˌvæljəˈweɪʃ(ə)n//ˌəndərˌvalyəˈwāSH(ə)n/