Fluctuation

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Fluctuation

A price or interest rate change.

Fluctuation

A change to a price or interest rates. Prices may fluctuate according to supply and demand. Interest rates may do the same, but their fluctuations are usually more regulated.
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Unemployed fluctuates with fluctuating economic conditions, and whether a one-size-fits-all rate for the whole of the EU is viable remains to be seen.
Bank of Japan (BOJ) Governor Masaru Hayami suggested Thursday that the central bank may take additional monetary easing if the financial market fluctuates due to structural reforms.
Using Lucent's OSM software, network operators can remotely direct a LambdaRouter in Chicago, for example, to increase the number of wavelengths it is sending to Seattle and decrease the number it is sending Denver (and vice versa) as traffic between those cities fluctuates. This will enable carriers to offer such revenue-generating services as bandwidth trading, optical virtual private networks and dynamic bandwidth control, as well as create their own custom services.