how to pronounce deflation


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The above transcription of deflation is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

deflation is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of deflation in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… that it's in deflation is floating in in …”

meanings of deflation


  1. An act or instance of deflating.
  2. An economic contraction.
  3. A decrease in the general price level, that is, in the nominal cost of goods and services as well as wages.

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