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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Restoration of currency after a period of value dropping.

Usage examples (39)
  • So although still speculative, it would do well to remember that reflation is wonderful as long as it's not inflationary.
  • To make it sound a respectable policy they call it reflation.
  • And the longer the economy takes to rebound, the longer it will take for the so-called reflation trade to pay off.
  • Investors are referring to this phenomenon as the "reflation" trade. for more
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