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Recession vs. Deflation

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Recessionnoun

The act or an instance of receding or withdrawing.

Deflationnoun

An act or instance of deflating.

‘The loss caused utter deflation and disappointment among the fans.’;

Recessionnoun

A period of reduced economic activity

‘''Statisticians often define a recession as negative real GDP growth during two consecutive quarters.’;

Deflationnoun

(economics) A decrease in the general price level, that is, in the nominal cost of goods and services as well as wages.

Recessionnoun

The ceremonial filing out of clergy and/or choir at the end of a church service.

Deflationnoun

An economic contraction.

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Recessionnoun

The act of ceding something back.

Deflationnoun

the act or process of deflating.

Recessionnoun

The act of receding or withdrawing, as from a place, a claim, or a demand.

‘Mercy may rejoice upon the recessions of justice.’;

Deflationnoun

a fall in the average prices of goods and services; - usually associated with contraction of economic activity. Opposite of inflation. Compare disinflation.

Recessionnoun

A period during which economic activity, as measured by gross domestic product, declines for at least two quarters in a row in a specific country. If the decline is severe and long, such as greater than ten percent, it may be termed a depression.

Deflationnoun

the reduction of available credit or a contraction of economic activity resulting from or associated with a decline of prices.

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Recessionnoun

A procession in which people leave a ceremony, such as at a religious service.

Deflationnoun

the act of letting the air out of something.

Recessionnoun

The act of ceding back; restoration; repeated cession; as, the recession of conquered territory to its former sovereign.

Deflationnoun

the erosion of land structures such as sand or soil due to the action of wind.

Recessionnoun

the state of the economy declines; a widespread decline in the GDP and employment and trade lasting from six months to a year

Deflationnoun

(geology) the erosion of soil as a consequence of sand and dust and loose rocks being removed by the wind;

‘a constant deflation of the desert landscape’;

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Recessionnoun

a small concavity

Deflationnoun

a general and progressive increase in prices;

‘in inflation everything gets more valuable except money’;

Recessionnoun

the withdrawal of the clergy and choir from the chancel to the vestry at the end of a church service

Deflationnoun

the act of letting the air out of something

Recessionnoun

the act of ceding back

Deflation

In economics, deflation is a decrease in the general price level of goods and services. Deflation occurs when the inflation rate falls below 0% (a negative inflation rate).

Recessionnoun

the act of becoming more distant

Recessionnoun

a period of temporary economic decline during which trade and industrial activity are reduced, generally identified by a fall in GDP in two successive quarters

‘the country is in the depths of a recession’; ‘measures to pull the economy out of recession’;

Recessionnoun

the action of receding; motion away from an observer.

Recession

In economics, a recession is a business cycle contraction when there is a general decline in economic activity. Recessions generally occur when there is a widespread drop in spending (an adverse demand shock).

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