stagflation

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stag·fla·tion

 (stăg-flā′shən)
n.
Sluggish economic growth coupled with a high rate of inflation and unemployment.

[stag(nation) + (in)flation.]

stag·fla′tion·ar′y (-shə-nĕr′ē) adj.

stagflation

(stæɡˈfleɪʃən)
n
(Economics) a situation in which inflation is combined with stagnant or falling output and employment
[C20: blend of stagnation + inflation]

stag•fla•tion

(stægˈfleɪ ʃən)

n.
an inflationary period accompanied by rising unemployment and lack of increase in business activity.
[1965–70;b. stagnation and inflation]

stagflation

Rising prices combined with rising levels of unemployment.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stagflation - a period of slow economic growth and high unemployment (stagnation) while prices rise (inflation)
inflation, rising prices - a general and progressive increase in prices; "in inflation everything gets more valuable except money"
Translations

stagflation

[stægˈfleɪʃən] N (Econ) → (e)stagflación f, estanflación f

stagflation

n (Econ) → Stagflation f

stagflation

[stægˈfleɪʃn] nstagflazione f