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English definition of “economically”

economically

adverb uk   /ˌiː.kəˈnɒm.ɪ.kəl.i/ /ek.ə-/ us    /-ˈnɑː.mɪ-/

economically adverb (SAVING MONEY)

using little money, time, etc.: As a student she lived very economically, rarely going out and buying very few clothes.

economically adverb (COUNTRY'S ECONOMY)

in a way that relates to a country's trade, industry, and money: Economically the country has been improving steadily these past ten years.
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