Definitions

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  • adj. Insufficiently utilized
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of underutilize.

Etymologies

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under- +‎ utilized

Examples

  • Although a final site has not been announced, Forestry Department planner Scott Laver said a clear front runner is what he calls an "underutilized" parking lot in the extreme southeast corner of High Park.

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  • Meanwhile, by holding art exhibits in underutilized venues, we will give New Yorkers a chance to enjoy more of the City's thriving arts scene.

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  • The sale is part of a sweeping citywide plan to shoehorn up to 6,000 homes affordable to low - and moderate-income families, along with some shops, into parcels of public housing property deemed "underutilized" - mostly open spaces and parking lots.

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  • The announcement is no major milestone, but does serve as a reminder that the project is actually moving forward, even as almost all the so-called underutilized lots that were expected to sprout office buildings and condo towers overhead remain as parking lots or auto shops.

    Breakthrough on the No. 7 Line Extension

  • Providence City Councilman Luis Aponte also encouraged the commission to support the amendment, saying that mixed use already existed along the street and that the capital city needed to find ways to utilize what planners called underutilized lots along the strip.

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  • "Instead, it found that the neighborhood was 'underutilized'-in other words, that the developer could think of bigger things that could be built where these homes and businesses are.

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  • Domenic Recchia, chairman of the council's finance committee, said the administration and the council identified centers that were "underutilized" or "not serving enough lunches."

    Budget Cuts to Senior Centers Denounced

  • Intensive individual and family therapy programs have been "underutilized," Hildum said, and instead, some juveniles who might have benefited from such interventions ended up in residential treatment facilities outside of the city.

    Mental health group finds unaddressed issues among D.C.'s young offenders

  • Citing waning PC sales and the global financial crisis, Intel Corporation announced Wednesday it would cut 6,000 jobs and close several "underutilized" factories in Asia and United States.

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  • It is too loose and open to subjective interpretation; it can even include properties the government deems to be "underutilized".

    Sound Politics: Absence of Justice

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