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English definition of “economy class”

economy class

noun [U], adverb    
(using) the cheapest and least comfortable type of seats on an aircraft : They always fly economy class . economy-class seats TicketsTravelling by aircraftAviationMovement through the air
(Definition of economy class nounadverb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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