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"socioeconomic" in British English

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socioeconomicadjective

uk   /ˌsəʊ.si.əʊˌek.əˈnɒm.ɪk/  us   /ˌsoʊ.si.oʊˌiː.kəˈnɑː.mɪk/
related to the ​differences between ​groups of ​peoplecausedmainly by ​theirfinancialsituation: socioeconomic ​groups/​groupings socioeconomic ​factors College Board ​officials said the difficulties ​arise more from socioeconomic than from ​ethnicdifferences.
socioeconomically
adverb uk   /-nɒm.ɪ.kəl.i/  us   /-ˈnɑː.mɪ.kəl.i/
(Definition of socioeconomic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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socioeconomicadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˌsoʊ·si·oʊˌek·əˈnɑm·ɪk, ˌsou·ʃi·oʊ-, -ˌi·kə-/
involving both ​social and ​economicmatters: socioeconomic ​backgrounds/​factors/​resources
(Definition of socioeconomic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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socioeconomicadjective

(also socio-economic) uk   /ˌsəʊsiəʊˌekəˈnɒmɪk/  us   /ˌsoʊsioʊˌiːkəˈnɑːmɪk/
ECONOMICS used to describe the differences between ​groups of ​peoplerelating to their ​socialclass and ​financialsituation: The ​proposal is ​meant to ​boostachievement for all and ​close a ​growinggap among ​students from different socioeconomic ​backgrounds. Higher ​education typically ​correlates with a ​higher socioeconomic ​status and better ​livingconditions. a socioeconomic ​class/​group
socioeconomically
adverb /ˌsəʊsiəʊˌekəˈnɒmɪkli/  us /ˌsoʊsioʊˌiːkəˈnɑːmɪ-/
a racially and socioeconomically diverse city
(Definition of socioeconomic from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “socioeconomic”
in Chinese (Simplified) 社会经济的, 社会经济地位(不同)的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 社會經濟的, 社會經濟地位(不同)的…
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