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speculative investmentnoun [C or U]

an ​investment that ​carries a high ​level of ​risk of ​loss, or the ​activity of ​investing in these ​types of ​investment: The more ​people use ​housing as a ​form of ​speculativeinvestment, the greater the ​risk of ​surges and ​collapses in ​value. He ​lost millions in a ​series of ​speculativeinvestments.
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