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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Being easily excited; The trait of being unpredictably irresolute; The property of changing readily from a solid or liquid to a vapor.

Usage examples (41)
  • The volatility of the market drove many investors away
  • (Of course, this reduction in volatility is by no means welfare improving!)
  • In December the Zambian national airline stopped flying to Harare, citing high fuel costs and what it termed the volatility of Zimbabwe's currency.
  • Do not worry about short term volatility in the mkts. for more
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