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monetarism

noun [U]     /ˈmʌn.ɪ.tər.ɪ.zəm/ US  /-t̬ɚ.ɪ-/
a system of controlling a country's economy by limiting how much money is in use at a particular timeEconomics and the state of the economy monetarist     /-ɪst/ US  /-t̬ɚ-/ noun [C], adjective She's a convinced monetarist. monetarist policiesEconomics and the state of the economy
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