CPI CPI n. the {consumer price index}, an index of the cost of all goods and services to a typical consumer. The increase of this value each year is one measure of monetary inflation. [acronym]

Syn: consumer price index, cost-of-living index. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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