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English definition of “credit market”

credit market

noun [C]
 
 
ECONOMICS, FINANCE the business of lending money: consumer/home credit market Store cards account for about 10% of the consumer credit market in the UK. Some economists predicted that the tightening credit markets would be a drag on the economy.
(Definition of credit market from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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