economy

  • 1 economy — e*con o*my ([ e]*k[o^]n [ o]*m[y^]), n.; pl. {Economies} ([ e]*k[o^]n [ o]*m[i^]z). [F. [ e]conomie, L. oeconomia household management, fr. Gr. o ikonomi a, fr. o ikono mos one managing a household; o i^kos house (akin to L. vicus village, E.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Economy 10 — is the name of a tariff provided by United Kingdom electricity suppliers. Similar to the Economy 7 this is designed to be used with storage heaters or warm air heating. In contrast to Economy 7, which only provides off peak electricity during… …

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  • 3 Economy 7 — is the name of a tariff provided by United Kingdom electricity suppliers that uses base load generation to provide cheap night time electricity.Houses using the Economy 7 tariff require a special electricity meter which provides two different… …

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  • 4 Economy — Economy, IN U.S. town in Indiana Population (2000): 200 Housing Units (2000): 79 Land area (2000): 0.096963 sq. miles (0.251134 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.096963 sq. miles (0.251134 sq.… …

    StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • 5 economy — [i kän′ə mē, ēkän′ə mē] n. pl. economies [L oeconomia < Gr oikonomia, management of a household or state, public revenue < oikonomos, manager < oikos, house (see ECO ) + nomia, NOMY] 1. the management of the income, expenditures, etc. of …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 economy — ► NOUN (pl. economies) 1) the state of a country or region in terms of the production and consumption of goods and services and the supply of money. 2) careful management of available resources. 3) a financial saving. 4) (also economy class) the… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 Economy, IN — U.S. town in Indiana Population (2000): 200 Housing Units (2000): 79 Land area (2000): 0.096963 sq. miles (0.251134 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.096963 sq. miles (0.251134 sq. km) FIPS code …

    StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • 8 Economy, PA — U.S. borough in Pennsylvania Population (2000): 9363 Housing Units (2000): 3629 Land area (2000): 17.698873 sq. miles (45.839868 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.069934 sq. miles (0.181128 sq. km) Total area (2000): 17.768807 sq. miles (46.020996 sq …

    StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • 9 Economy A+ — (Познань,Польша) Категория отеля: Адрес: Plac Kolegiacki 9/4, Старе Място, 61 841 Познан …

    Каталог отелей

  • 10 Econŏmy — Econŏmy, 1) Städtischer Bezirk mit Postamt (Post township in der Grafschaft Beaverim Staate Pennsylvanien (Nordamerika) am Ohio River; 1500 Ew.; 2) Postort darin, am Ohio Pennsylvania Eisenbahn. Deutsche Ansiedelung (ursprünglich Harmonie genannt …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 11 Economy — (spr. ikónnomi), Ort in Pennsylvanien, Grafschaft Beaver, am Ohio, 1825 von Georg Rapp (s. d.) nach den Grundsätzen der Gütergemeinschaft und Ehelosigkeit gegründet, mit (1900) 1062 Einw …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 12 economy — I (economic system) noun administration, administration of economics, administration of resources, economic science, management, management of resources, regulation of finances, system of distributing wealth, wealth II (frugality) noun avoidance… …

    Law dictionary

  • 13 economy — *system, scheme, network, complex, organism Analogous words: organization, institution, establishment, foundation (see corresponding verbs at FOUND) …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 14 economy — [n] saving, frugality abridgement, austerity, care, carefulness, caution, curtailment, cutback, decrease, deduction, direction, discretion, husbandry, layoff, meanness, miserliness, moratorium, niggardliness, parcity, parsimony, providence,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 15 economy — ▪ I. economy e‧con‧o‧my 1 [ɪˈkɒnəmi ǁ ɪˈkɑː ] noun economies PLURALFORM 1. [countable] ECONOMICS the system by which a country s goods and services are produced and used, or a country considered in this way: • the transformation from a centrally… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 16 Economy — For other uses, see Economy (disambiguation). Economics …

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  • 17 economy — noun 1 operation of a country s money supply ADJECTIVE ▪ booming, buoyant (esp. BrE), dynamic, healthy, prosperous, robust, sound, stable, strong, thriv …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 18 economy — Synonyms and related words: GNP, barter economy, brevity, briefness, budget, capitalistic economy, carefulness, cheap, cheeseparing, collectivized economy, compactness, conciseness, concision, conservation, conservatism, consumer economy, control …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 19 economy —    The Spanish economy is a modern western style economy based principally on the services sector, which generates just over 60 percent of the country s wealth, compared to about one third generated by industry and construction combined, and… …

    Encyclopedia of contemporary Spanish culture

  • 20 economy — I UK [ɪˈkɒnəmɪ] / US [ɪˈkɑnəmɪ] noun Word forms economy : singular economy plural economies *** 1) [countable] the system by which a country s trade, industry, and money are organized a modern industrial economy the high growth economies of… …

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