GRE Word List

ECONOMY

the structure or conditions of economic life in a country, area, or period

The meaning of the word economy is the structure or conditions of economic life in a country, area, or period.

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broachbrooch
dronea stingless male bee (as of the honeybee) that has the role of mating with the queen and does not gather nectar or pollen
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foliagea representation of leaves, flowers, and branches for architectural ornamentation