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English definition of “econometrics”

econometrics

noun [U] uk   /ɪˌkɒn.əˈmet.rɪks/ us    /-ˌkɑː.nə-/ specialized
the testing of the performance of economies and economic theories using mathematical methodsEconomics and the state of the economy
econometric
adjective uk   /-rɪk/ us  
Economics and the state of the economy
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