inflationism

[in-fley-shuh-niz-uh m]
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noun

the policy or practice of inflation through expansion of currency or bank deposits.

Nearby words

  1. inflation theory,
  2. inflationary,
  3. inflationary gap,
  4. inflationary spiral,
  5. inflationary universe,
  6. inflationist,
  7. inflect,
  8. inflection,
  9. inflection point,
  10. inflectional

Origin of inflationism

First recorded in 1915–20; inflation + -ism

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British Dictionary definitions for inflationism

inflationism

noun

the advocacy or policy of inflation through expansion of the supply of money and credit
Derived Formsinflationist, noun, adjective

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