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English definition of “economy drive”

economy drive

noun [S]    
an effort to reduce the amount of money that you spend : 31% of the workforce will be cut as part of an economy drive .
(Definition of economy drive noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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