pertaining to the production, distribution, and use of income, wealth, and commodities.
of or relating to the science of economics.
pertaining to an economy, or system of organization or operation, especially of the process of production.
involving or pertaining to one’s personal resources of money:
to give up a large house for economic reasons.
pertaining to use as a resource in the economy:
economic entomology; economic botany.
affecting or apt to affect the welfare of material resources:
weevils and other economic pests.
of or relating to an economy, economics, or finance: economic development, economic theories
(Brit) capable of being produced, operated, etc, for profit; profitable: the firm is barely economic
concerning or affecting material resources or welfare: economic pests
concerned with or relating to the necessities of life; utilitarian
a variant of economical
(informal) inexpensive; cheap
noun, plural economies. 1. thrifty management; frugality in the expenditure or consumption of money, materials, etc. 2. an act or means of thrifty saving; a saving: He achieved a small economy by walking to work instead of taking a bus. 3. the management of the resources of a community, country, etc., especially with a view […]
verb (used with or without object), British. 1. to copyedit. verb 1. to edit and correct (written or printed material)
noun 1. a subordinate or junior editor. 2. British. a copyeditor. noun 1. a person who checks and edits copy, esp on a newspaper
noun 1. a component or constituent of a whole or one of the parts into which a whole may be resolved by analysis: Bricks and mortar are elements of every masonry wall. 2. Chemistry. one of a class of substances that cannot be separated into simpler substances by chemical means. See also chart under periodic […]