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inflation US English

The action of inflating something or the condition of being inflated

inflation rate US English

The rate at which prices increase over time, resulting in a fall in the purchasing value of money

inflation-adjusted US English

Taking into account the effect of inflation

core US English

Denoting or relating to a figure for inflation that excludes certain items, chiefly food and energy, that are subject to sudden and temporary price fluctuations

headline US English

Denoting or relating to a rate of inflation based on the consumer price index and reflecting all changes to the cost of living that an economy may undergo

hyperinflation US English

Monetary inflation occurring at a very high rate