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v. de·flat·ed, de·flat·ing, de·flates
a. To release contained air or gas from.
b. To collapse by releasing contained air or gas.
2. To reduce or lessen the size or importance of: Losing the contest deflated my ego.
3. Economics
a. To reduce the amount or availability of (currency or credit), effecting a decline in prices.
b. To produce deflation in (an economy).
To be or become deflated: The balloon deflated slowly.

de·fla′tor n.
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Noun1.deflator - a statistical factor designed to remove the effect of inflation; inflation adjusted variables are in constant dollars
factor - any of the numbers (or symbols) that form a product when multiplied together


[diːˈfleɪtəʳ] Nmedida f deflacionista
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The slowdown this year is explained by low level of GDP deflator in 2018 (101.5%) and the expected preservation of this dynamics in 2019-2020.
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Tonight, the US PCE deflator for May is published and the market expects this measure of consumer price inflation to have lifted broadly in line with last week's higher-than-expected CPI inflation data.
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GDP index deflator in 2012 totaled 98.4% versus 2011, which was nearly equal to the index of 2000 (98.6%).
The GDP deflator rose at an average of only 0.15 percent annually between 1991 and 2000 and fell at an annual average of 1.3 percent from 2001 to 2012.
Table 30, Table 31, Based on Department of Defense Price Deflator.