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Meaning of word deflation from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

deflation   noun

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

Example : A constant deflation of the desert landscape.

Meaning : A contraction of economic activity resulting in a decline of prices.

A reduction of prices intended to improve the balance of payments.


A general and progressive increase in prices.

In inflation everything gets more valuable except money.
inflation, rising prices

Meaning : The act of letting the air out of something.

The act of filling something with air.