anti-speculation

adjective an·ti-spec·u·la·tion \ ˌan-tē-ˌspe-kyə-ˈlā-shən , ˌan-tī- \
variants: or less commonly antispeculation

Definition of anti-speculation

: serving or intended to discourage or restrict financial speculation
  • Evidence of the adverse effect of anti-speculation laws … cautioned against heavy-handed regulation.
  • —Lawrence E. Mitchell

First Known Use of anti-speculation

1898

in the meaning defined above

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