free-floating Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"free-floating" in British English

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free-floatingadjective

uk   /ˌfriːˈfləʊ.tɪŋ/  us   /-ˈfloʊ.t̬ɪŋ/
not ​supporting any ​particularpoliticalparty not ​attached to anything: free-floating ​aquaticplants not ​controlled by any ​particularsystem: a free-floating ​exchangeratesystem a free-floating ​feeling is one that is ​general and does not have an ​obviouscause: free-floating ​anxiety
(Definition of free-floating from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"free-floating" in Business English

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free-floatingadjective

uk   us   FINANCE
used to describe a currency's ​exchangerate that is not ​fixed in relation to another: A free-floating ​exchangerateincreasesforeignexchangevolatility.
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