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economy

noun  /ɪˈkɑn·ə·mi/ us  

economy noun (SYSTEM)

social studies [C] the system of trade and industry by which the wealth of a country or region is made and used: Tourism contributes millions of dollars to the region’s economy.

economy noun (SAVING MONEY)

[U] the careful use and management of money or of time, energy, words, etc.: For the purpose of economy, you may prefer to use a cheaper cut of meat in this recipe.
Translations of “economy”
in Spanish economía…
in Arabic اقْتِصاد…
in Korean 경제…
in Portuguese economia…
in Catalan economia…
in Japanese (国などの)経済…
in Chinese (Simplified) 制度, 经济, 经济制度…
in Russian экономика, экономия…
in Chinese (Traditional) 制度, 經濟, 經濟制度…
in Italian economia…
in Turkish ekonomi, iktisat, tutumluluk…
in Polish gospodarka, oszczędność…
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