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consumer price inflationnoun [U]

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ECONOMICS increases in the ​prices that ​peoplepay in a particular ​period of ​time for ​goods and ​services, and the ​measurement of these ​rises: The ​rise in ​wholesaleprices was not unduly alarming because ​consumerpriceinflation seems under ​control.
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