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stagnant

adjective
 
 
/ˈstæɡnənt/ ECONOMICS
not growing or developing: Recently, the company's sales have been declining or stagnant.stagnant economy/growth/market The business sector was pressing for tax cuts to stimulate a stagnant economy. stagnant prices/sales/wages
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