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consumer price index

noun [C usually singular] uk   us   (abbreviation CPI)
a measurement of the changes in the cost of basic goods and services
Translations of “consumer price index”
in Chinese (Traditional) 零售物價指數…
in Chinese (Simplified) 零售物价指数…
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