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special economic zonenoun [C]

uk   us   ECONOMICS
an ​area with particular ​economicadvantages, for ​examplelowertaxes than the rest of the country, to encourage ​investment and ​development there: Next to the ​airport is a vast ​specialeconomiczone, an enclave of ​relativeeconomic freedom ​designed to ​attractinvestors.
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