economy
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (system)
a. la economía
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
During recessions there is not enough money circulating in the economy.En épocas de recesión no hay suficiente dinero circulando en la economía.
2. (thrift)
a. la economía
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Its economy of resources makes this method preferable.Por su economía de recursos, este método resulta preferible.
3. (saving)
a. el ahorro
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The revised plan meant an economy of 10 million dollars.El plan modificado supuso un ahorro de 10 millones de dólares.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4. (cheap)
a. económico
Rent an economy car if you are on a budget.Rente un auto económico si su presupuesto es ajustado.
5. (pack or size)
a. familiar
The economy pack gives you best value for money.El envase familiar es con el que más ahorra.
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economy
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la economía
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
economies of scaleeconomías de escala
2. (aviation)
a.
economy classclase turista
economy drivecampaña f de ahorro
economy measuremedida de ahorro
economy sizetamaño m económico
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economy [ɪˈkɒnəmɪ]
noun
1 (thrift) economía (f); (a saving) ahorro (m)
economy of scale economía (f) de escala; to make economies economizar; ahorrar
2 (system) economía (f)
modifier
economy class (n) clase (f) económica or turista
economy class syndrome (n) síndrome (m) de la clase turista
economy drive (n)
to have an economy drive economizar; ahorrar
economy pack (n) (Comm) envase (m) familiar
If your shopping list includes amphetamines, would you care to buy just a few weeks' supply or the giant economy pack?
economy size (n) tamaño (m) familiar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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economy class
la clase económica
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