fiscal

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1fis·cal

adjective \ˈfis-kəl\

: of or relating to money and especially to the money a government, business, or organization earns, spends, and owes

Full Definition of FISCAL

1
:  of or relating to taxation, public revenues, or public debt <fiscal policy>
2
:  of or relating to financial matters
fis·cal·ly \-kə-lē\ adverb

Examples of FISCAL

  1. the fiscal health of the university
  2. <gained some fiscal knowledge by taking an economics course>

Origin of FISCAL

Latin fiscalis, from fiscus basket, treasury
First Known Use: 1563

Other Economics Terms

actuary, compound interest, globalization, indemnity, portfolio, rentier, stagflation, usurer

2fiscal

noun

Definition of FISCAL

First Known Use of FISCAL

1869

Other Economics Terms

actuary, compound interest, globalization, indemnity, portfolio, rentier, stagflation, usurer

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