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adjective     economic pronunciation in American English
/ˌikəˈnɑmɪk/    economic pronunciation in American English
  1. 2
    not costing or spending much money

    We must assist our clients in the most economic way.

  2. 3
    making satisfactory profit from business activities

    We are going to have to make some cutbacks in order to continue to be economic.

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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