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Meaning of “economy” - Learner’s Dictionary

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 Arabic اقْتِصاد…
in Korean 경제…
in Malaysian ekonomi…
in Turkish ekonomi, iktisat, tutumluluk…
in Italian economia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 制度, 經濟, 經濟制度…
in Russian экономика, экономия…
in Polish gospodarka, oszczędność…
in Vietnamese kinh tế…
in Spanish economía…
in Portuguese economia…
in Thai เศรษฐกิจ…
in Catalan economia…
in Japanese (国などの)経済…
in Indonesian perekonomian…
in Chinese (Simplified) 制度, 经济, 经济制度…
(Definition of economy from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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