[ree-uh l, reel] /ˈri əl, ril/
plural noun, Economics.
wages estimated not in money but in purchasing power.
(economics) wages evaluated with reference to their purchasing power rather than to the money actually paid Compare money wages
Wages adjusted for the prevailing level of consumer prices. (See also constant dollars.)
[ree-uh l, reel] /ˈri əl, ril/ noun 1. the realm of practical or actual experience, as opposed to the abstract, theoretical, or idealized sphere of the classroom, laboratory, etc.: recent college graduates looking for jobs in the real world of rising unemployment.
[reem] /rim/ noun 1. a standard quantity of paper, consisting of 20 quires or 500 sheets (formerly 480 sheets), or 516 sheets (printer’s ream or perfect ream) 2. Usually, reams. a large quantity: He has written reams of poetry. [reem] /rim/ verb (used with object) 1. to enlarge to desired size (a previously bored hole) […]
[uh-mal-guh-mey-shuh n] /əˌmæl gəˈmeɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act or process of . 2. the state or result of being . 3. Commerce. a consolidation of two or more corporations. 4. Metallurgy. the extraction of precious metals from their ores by treatment with mercury. /əˌmælɡəˈmeɪʃən/ noun 1. the action or process of amalgamating 2. the […]
[reem] /rim/ verb (used with object) 1. to enlarge to desired size (a previously bored hole) by means of a reamer. 2. to clear with a reamer; remove or press out by reaming. 3. to extract the juice from: to ream an orange. 4. Slang. /riːm/ noun 1. a number of sheets of paper, formerly […]