Meaning of ECONOMICS in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˌe-kə-ˈnä-miks, ˌē-kə- ]

noun plural but singular or plural in construction

Date: 1792


a. : a social science concerned chiefly with description and analysis of the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services

b. : economic theory, principles, or practices

sound economics

2. : economic aspect or significance

the economics of building a new stadium

3. : economic conditions

current economics

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.