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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.
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(Economics) a situation in which inflation is combined with stagnant or falling output and employment
[C20: blend of stagnation + inflation]
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an inflationary period accompanied by rising unemployment and lack of increase in business activity.
[1965–70;b. stagnation and inflation]
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Rising prices combined with rising levels of unemployment.
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|Noun||1.||stagflation - a period of slow economic growth and high unemployment (stagnation) while prices rise (inflation)|
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n (Econ) → Stagflation f
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stagflation[stægˈfleɪʃ/ən] n → stagflazione f
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