Definition of Economics

1. Noun. The branch of social science that deals with the production and distribution and consumption of goods and services and their management.




Definition of Economics

1. n. The science of household affairs, or of domestic management.

Definition of Economics

1. Noun. (context: social sciences) The study of resource allocation, distribution and consumption; of capital and investment; and of management of the factors of production. ¹

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Definition of Economics

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Medical Definition of Economics

1. 1. The science of household affairs, or of domestic management. 2. Political economy; the science of the utilities or the useful application of wealth or material resources. See Political economy, under Political. "In politics and economics." Origin: Gr, equiv. To. (10 Nov 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Economics

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Literary usage of Economics

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1. Economic Motives: A Study in the Psychological Foundations of Economic by Zenas Clark Dickinson (1922)
"While we are interested primarily in that part of the discussion which has significance for economics, yet it seems possible that our analysis may be ..."

2. Papers and Proceedings of the Annual Meeting by American Economic Association (1917)
"THE NATIONAL POINT OF VIEW IN economics ANNUAL. ADDRESS OF THE PRESIDENT THOMAS N. ... The economics of consumers' happiness is one thing; the economics of ..."

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