volatility

Definitions

Aviation

  • noun the ease with which a liquid changes into a gas or vapour

Banking

Cars & Driving

Computing

  • noun the number of records that are added or deleted from a computer system compared to the total number in store

Construction

  • The tendency of a substance to vaporize, or "escape," from the liquid phase or from the surface of a solid to the vapor phase.

Economics

  • The extent to which an economic variable, such as a price or an exchange rate, moves up and down over time.
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