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socioeconomic

adjective uk   /ˌsəʊ.si.əʊˌek.əˈnɒm.ɪk/ us    /ˌsoʊ.si.oʊˌiː.kəˈnɑː.mɪk/
related to the differences between groups of people caused mainly by their financial situation: socioeconomic groups/groupings socioeconomic factors College Board officials said the difficulties arise more from socioeconomic than from ethnic differences.
socioeconomically
adverb uk   /-nɒm.ɪ.kəl.i/ us    /-ˈnɑː.mɪ.kəl.i/
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