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English definition of “capital inflow”

capital inflow

noun [C or U]    
ECONOMICS, FINANCE the amount of money that comes into a country's economy from other countries within a particular period of time : In the first six months of this year , net private capital inflow into the country was $67.1 billion .
(Definition of capital inflow noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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