[ dih-mand-poo l, -mahnd- ]
/ dɪˈmændˌpʊl, -ˈmɑnd- /
inflation in which rising demand results in a rise in prices.
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Compare cost-push inflation.
Also called demand-pull, buyers' inflation.
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British Dictionary definitions for demand-pull inflation
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