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economy

noun
 
 
/ɪˈkɒnəmi/
SYSTEM [C] B2 the system by which a country produces and uses goods and money: the German/US economy a global economyEconomics and the state of the economy
USING LESS [C, U] a situation in which someone or something does not use much money, fuel, etc: The car's design combines comfort with economy. UK We'll need to make some economies when I stop work.Budgeting and saving money
Translations of “economy”
in Spanish economía…
in Arabic اقْتِصاد…
in Korean 경제…
in Portuguese economia…
in Catalan economia…
in Japanese (国などの)経済…
in Chinese (Simplified) 制度, 经济, 经济制度…
in Russian экономика, экономия…
in Chinese (Traditional) 制度, 經濟, 經濟制度…
in Italian economia…
in Turkish ekonomi, iktisat, tutumluluk…
in Polish gospodarka, oszczędność…
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