A large amount of money, liquid, or people that moves or is transferred out of a place: an outflow of foreign currency [mass noun]: capital outflow took place on a very large scale
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- Of course, the outflow of capital to foreign countries, stagnation of investment, and the steady decline of the stock market will become more serious.
- Given the scale of the foreign assets, the government's payments capacity should be able to withstand any foreseeable shocks or capital outflows emanating from the otherwise worrisome fiscal situation.
- The report noted the need for the abolition of limitations on the outflow of foreign currencies by enterprises that have invested in the nation.
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