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economics

noun [U]
 
 
/ˌiːkəˈnɒmɪks/
B1 the study of the way in which trade, industry, and money are organizedEconomics and the state of the economy
economist
 
 
/ɪˈkɒnəmɪst/ noun [C]
B2 someone who studies economics →  See also home economics Occupations and tradesEconomics and the state of the economy
Translations of “economics”
in Korean 경제학…
in Arabic عِلم الاقتِصاد…
in Portuguese economia…
in Catalan (ciències) econòmiques…
in Japanese 経済学…
in Italian economia, scienze economiche…
in Chinese (Traditional) 經濟狀況, 經濟因素, 經濟學…
in Russian экономика (наука)…
in Turkish ekonomi/iktisat bilimi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 经济状况, 经济因素, 经济学…
in Polish ekonomia…
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