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market basket

noun
1.
a basket or cart for groceries.
2.
a selected group of consumer goods and services whose cost is tracked for calculating a consumer price index and measuring the cost of living.
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  • The outlier threshold was increased on an annual basis by the applicable market basket percentage increase.
  • The change in the price of the market basket is expressed as a percent.

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