(Mathematics) A quantity written in an extended form, such as in a sum or product of terms.
An increase in the volume of a substance while its mass remains the same. Expansion is usually due to heating. When substances are heated, the molecular bonds between their particles are weakened, and the particles move faster, causing the substance to expand.
Find another word for inflation. In this page you can discover 15 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for inflation, like: reflation, expansion, extension, buildup, inflationary trend, inflationary cycle, inflationary spiral, rising prices, spiraling prices, move toward higher price levels and expanding economy.
Governments respond to that inflation by freezing prices.
In connexion with the large size of the ears is the excessive inflation of the auditory bulla of the skull.
The list is completed by Aepyprymnus rufescens, which differs from all the others by the hairy muzzle, and the absence of inflation in the auditory bullae and of vacuities in the palate.
Vicissitudes of over-production and inflation came to interfere with an even course of success, but the industry developed and has increased enormously.
During the war the supplying of the army in the field had caused an artificial inflation of trade, and the Sprigg ministry had pursued a policy of extravagant expenditure not warranted by the finances of the colony.