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inflationary

[ in-fley-shuh-ner-ee ]
/ ɪnˈfleɪ ʃəˌnɛr i /
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adjective
of, pertaining to, reflective of, or causing inflation: inflationary prices.
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Origin of inflationary

First recorded in 1915–20; inflation + -ary

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British Dictionary definitions for inflationary

inflationary
/ (ɪnˈfleɪʃənərɪ) /

adjective
of, relating to, causing, or characterized by inflationinflationary wage claims
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