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Type a word or a phrase in Irish or in English.
Similar terms: CLA, COA, COL, colza, ola

IATE Terminology

EUROPEAN UNION
ga liúntas costais maireachtála REFERENCE Faomhadh an téarma seo mar chuid de Thionscadal Lex
en COLA | cost of living allowance | cost of living adjustment
DEFINITION periodic increase in wages or salaries, to compensate for loss in purchasing power of money due to inflation REFERENCE Businessdictionary: cost of living allowance (COLA) http://www.businessdictionary.com/definition/cost-of-living-allowance-COLA.html [26/03/2015]
COMMENT commonly pegged to a general index such as consumer price index (CPI)
Statistics · EMPLOYMENT AND WORKING CONDITIONS
ga coigeartú costais maireachtála REFERENCE Faomhadh an téarma seo mar chuid de Thionscadal Lex
en cost-of-living-adjustment | cost of living adjustment | COLA
DEFINITION raising or lowering wages or salaries in accordance with changes in the cost of living,as measured by a designated index REFERENCE OCAW,Gloss.of Labor Terms,1998
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