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euro area Syllabification: eu·ro ar·e·a

Definition of euro area in English:

noun

(the euro area)
The member states of the European Union whose currency is the euro: concerns about rising prices in the euro area
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  • We do not presently perceive any deflationary risks in the euro area.
  • The euro area accounts for some 15 per cent of global GDP with a total population of 292 million.
  • Monetary policy will respond to the economic growth rate and inflationary pressures in the euro area as a whole.

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