reflation

play
noun re·fla·tion \(ˌ)rē-ˈflā-shən\

Definition of reflation

  1. :  restoration of deflated prices to a desirable level

reflate

play \(ˌ)rē-ˈflāt\ verb

reflationary

play \-shə-ˌner-ē\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of reflation

re- + -flation (as in deflation)


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