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- buyer's market,
- buyer's remorse,
- buyers' inflation,
- buyers' market,
- buyers' strike,
- buys ballot's law,
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Also called buying power. the ability to purchase goods and services.
the value of money in terms of what it can buy at a specified time compared to what it could buy at some period established as a base: the purchasing power of the dollar.
Origin of purchasing power
First recorded in 1815–25
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