constant dollar


a dollar valued according to its purchasing power in an arbitrarily set year and then adjusted for price changes in other years so that real purchasing power can be compared by giving prices as they would presumably be in the base year.

Nearby words

  1. constancy,
  2. constans i,
  3. constant,
  4. constant de rebecque,
  5. constant de rebecque, henri benjamin,
  6. constant dollars,
  7. constant of gravitation,
  8. constant of integration,
  9. constant positive pressure breathing,
  10. constant region Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019