core inflation definition

  • noun:
    • Inflation minus the enhance or loss of costs in a few areas (usually meals and power).
    • rising prices without energy, food, alcoholic beverages and tobacco costs.
    • rising prices without having the increase or loss of rates in a few sectors (usually meals and energy).
    • Inflation without energy, meals, liquor and cigarette costs.
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