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- DictionaryGrowth rate
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- 1. the rate at which something, in particular an economy or business, grows: "consumer spending slowed to an annual growth rate of 1.2 percent"

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Jan 23, 2024 ·

**Growth rates**refer to the percentage change of a specific variable within a specific time period.**Growth rates**can be positive or negative, depending on whether the size of the variable is...a measurement of how fast something increases in size during a particular period: Developing countries report a high economic

**growth rate**of 6% this year. The economy's**growth rate**has slowed from 3% to 2.5%. The agricultural sector has slowed from a**growth rate**of 7% to 3%.Apr 16, 2023 · Average annual

**growth rate (AAGR**) is the average annualized return of an investment, portfolio, asset, or cash flow over time. AAGR is calculated by taking the simple arithmetic mean of a series...Jan 13, 2024 · A

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