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hyperinflation

noun [U]
 
 
/ˌhaɪpərɪnˈfleɪʃən/
ECONOMICS a situation in which prices are rising extremely fast: Economists generally reserve the term “hyperinflation” for cases when the monthly inflation rate reaches over 50 percent.
Translations of “hyperinflation”
in Chinese (Traditional) 極度通貨膨脹,惡性通貨膨脹…
in Chinese (Simplified) 极度通货膨胀,恶性通货膨胀…
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