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con·trac·tiona·ry

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  1. contractionaryadjective

    Tending to cause contraction.

  2. contractionaryadjective

    Tending to reduce the size of the money supply.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of contractionary in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of contractionary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of contractionary in a Sentence

  1. David Hauner:

    Our core view continues to be that Russian yields will come down very substantially...this is an economy which is very disinflationary in terms of trend with a very contractionary fiscal policy.

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    a consonant produced by stopping the flow of air at some point and suddenly releasing it
    • A. occlusive
    • B. adscripted
    • C. incumbent
    • D. articulate

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