In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
verbo transitivodecontrolled, decontrolling
1(prices) desregularizar(prices) liberalizar
- In 1984 the new government decontrolled the foreign exchange markets.
- Innovative policies will come out only when prices are fully decontrolled.
- In 1978 Carter secured legislation that fostered conservation and decontrolled the price of some domestic natural gas.
- The current government has decontrolled prices, reduced subsidies to factories, and abolished central economic planning.
- Countries accepting US aid had to sign bilateral pacts agreeing to decontrol prices, stabilize their exchange rates, and balance their budgets.
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