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economy

e`con´o`my   Pronunciation: ė`kǒn´ô`mŷ
n.1.The management of domestic affairs; the regulation and government of household matters; especially as they concern expense or disbursement; as, a careful economy.
2.Orderly arrangement and management of the internal affairs of a state or of any establishment kept up by production and consumption; esp., such management as directly concerns wealth; as, political economy.
3.The system of rules and regulations by which anything is managed; orderly system of regulating the distribution and uses of parts, conceived as the result of wise and economical adaptation in the author, whether human or divine; as, the animal or vegetable economy; the economy of a poem; the Jewish economy.
4.Thrifty and frugal housekeeping; management without loss or waste; frugality in expenditure; prudence and disposition to save; as, a housekeeper accustomed to economy but not to parsimony.
Political economy
See under Political.
Noun1.economy - the system of production and distribution and consumption
Synonyms: economic system
2.economy - the efficient use of resources; "economy of effort"
3.economy - frugality in the expenditure of money or resources; "the Scots are famous for their economy"
Synonyms: thriftiness
4.economy - an act of economizing; reduction in cost; "it was a small economy to walk to work every day"; "there was a saving of 50 cents"
Synonyms: saving
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