galloping inflation
An archaic term for *hyperinflation.

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  • galloping inflation — noun Hyperinflation • • • Main Entry: ↑gallop …   Useful english dictionary

  • galloping inflation — inflation that is increasing at an abnormal rate …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • inflation — The creation of money by monetary authorities. In more popular usage, the creation of money that visibly raises goods prices and lowers the purchasing power of money. It may be creeping, trotting, or galloping, depending on the rate of money… …   Financial and business terms

  • Inflation — The rate at which the general level of prices for goods and services is rising. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * inflation in‧fla‧tion [ɪnˈfleɪʆn] noun [uncountable] ECONOMICS a continuing increase in the prices of goods and services …   Financial and business terms

  • galloping — gal|lop|ing [ˈgæləpıŋ] adj [only before noun] increasing or developing very quickly galloping inflation/consumption etc ▪ galloping inflation of 20 to 30% …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • galloping — adjective (only before noun) rapidly increasing or developing: galloping inflation: galloping inflation of 20 to 30% …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • galloping — adjective Date: 1567 progressing, developing, or increasing rapidly < galloping inflation > < a galloping farce > < galloping alcoholism > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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