English definition of “economic”
/ˌiːkəˈnɒmɪk/, /ˌekəˈnɒmɪk/ adjective
TRADE [always before noun] › relating to trade, industry, and money: economic growth economic policies
PROFIT › making a profit, or likely to make a profit: It's not economic to produce goods in small quantities. → Opposite uneconomic economically adverb › The country would benefit economically.