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stagnateverb [I]

us   /ˈstæɡ·neɪt/
to stay the same and not grow or develop: The local economy stagnated when the factories closed.
stagnation
noun [U] us   /stæɡˈneɪ·ʃən/
High costs have caused stagnation in the building industries.
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(Definition of stagnate from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"stagnate" in Business English

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stagnateverb [I]

uk   /stæɡˈneɪt/ us   /ˈstæɡneɪt/ ECONOMICS
to stop growing or developing and not show any signs of activity: The housing market stagnated as rising interest rates squeezed many buyers out of the market. While the volume of traffic soared during the past two decades, transportation funding stagnated.
stagnating
adjective
Michigan is struggling with high unemployment and a stagnating economy.
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