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fiscal stimulusnoun [C or U]

uk   us   (plural fiscal stimuli)
ECONOMICS, GOVERNMENT an attempt by a ​government to ​increaseeconomicactivity by ​reducingtaxes, ​increasinggovernmentspending, or both: If ​Congress doesn't come through with a sizable fiscalstimuluspackage, that will be a definite ​negative for the ​market.
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