inflation-proof inˈflation-ˌproof adjective FINANCE
an inflation-proof investment is not affected by rising prices, or rises in value faster than prices do:

• Real estate values have surged 5% to 10%, fueled by investors who are looking for inflation-proof places to put funds.

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inflation-proof UK US adjective ECONOMICS, FINANCE
an inflation-proof investment, pension, etc. is one whose value increases based on the rate of inflation: »

Risk-free, inflation-proof pensions promised to public sector workers will cost taxpayers about £470 billion to fund in the decades ahead.

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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