economical

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economical(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (not expensive)
a. económico
The family ended up looking further outside the city for a more economical apartment.La familia terminó buscando un apartamento más económico en las afueras de la ciudad.
2. (efficient)
a. económico
There are unnecessary steps in the production line; we need to design a more economical process.Hay pasos innecesarios en la linea de producción; necesitamos diseñar un proceso mas económico.
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economical
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (cost-effective)
a. económico(a)
he was being economical with the truthno decía toda la verdad
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economical [ˌiːkəˈnɒmɪkəl]
adjective
[+person, method, car] económico
it's more economical to have a diesel-engined car resulta más económico tener un coche de gasoil; my car is very economical to run mi coche me sale muy económico; to be economical with the truth no decir toda la verdad; no ser muy pródigo con la verdad
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