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petrodollar
American English: /ˈpɛtroʊˌdɑlər/
British English: /ˈpɛtrəʊˌdɒlə/

Translation of petrodollar in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • As well as pushing up the value of the currency directly, a flood of petrodollars may also undermine manufacturing competitiveness by stoking inflation.
    • With oil prices hovering above $50 a barrel, Russia, the world's second-largest producer of crude after Saudi Arabia, is raking in petrodollars.
    • Nevertheless, in a Nov. 22 report Fitch noted that Mexico has used its oil bounty less productively than Russia, which is running a fiscal surplus even as it spends many of its petrodollars to pay down the country's debt.

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