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GNP

or G.N.P.

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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH GNP

GDP, GNP
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How to use GNP in a sentence

  • At the governmental level, we routinely measure unemployment, job growth, our national debt, GNP and our balance of trade.

    Hillary: Global Economy Depends on Women|Gayle Tzemach Lemmon|September 16, 2011|DAILY BEAST
  • That would be at least another couple percent of GNP, collected ideally through a steeply graduated consumption tax.

    America's Investment Crisis|Jeffrey Sachs|October 7, 2010|DAILY BEAST
  • There is a constant balance of payments deficit of 8% of GNP.

    After the Rain|Sam Vaknin
  • Bulgaria allocated only 0.5 percent of its total GNP to the field of education.

    Area Handbook for Bulgaria|Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole

British Dictionary definitions for GNP

GNP

abbreviation for
gross national product
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