[ih-kon-uh-me-triks] /ɪˌkɒn əˈmɛ trɪks/
noun, (used with a singular verb) Economics.
the application of statistical and mathematical techniques in solving problems as well as in testing and demonstrating theories.
(functioning as sing) the application of mathematical and statistical techniques to economic problems and theories
[ek-uh-nom-i-kuh l, ee-kuh-] /ˌɛk əˈnɒm ɪ kəl, ˌi kə-/ adjective 1. avoiding waste or extravagance; thrifty: an economical meal; an economical use of interior space. 2. . /ˌiːkəˈnɒmɪkəl; ˌɛkə-/ adjective 1. using the minimum required; not wasteful of time, effort, resources, etc: an economical car, an economical style 2. frugal; thrifty: she was economical by […]
[ek-uh-nom-ik-lee, ee-kuh-] /ˌɛk əˈnɒm ɪk li, ˌi kə-/ adverb 1. in a thrifty or frugal manner; with economy. 2. as regards the efficient use of income and wealth: economically feasible proposals. 3. as regards one’s personal resources of money: He’s quite well off economically. /ˌiːkəˈnɒmɪkəlɪ; ˌɛkə-/ adverb 1. with economy or thrift; without waste 2. […]
- Economical with the truth
adjective not telling the whole truth by leaving out important facts; untruthful Usage Note euphemism
noun 1. the U.S. government agency that administered the European Recovery Program. Abbreviation: ECA, E.C.A.