œconomics

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NounEdit

œconomics (uncountable)

  1. Archaic spelling of economics.
    • 1799, Tobias George Smollett, The Critical Review, or, Annals of Literature, page 566:
      In the fourth are military pieces; in the fifth and ſixth, various literary intelligence, and memoranda reſpecting commerce, œconomics, &c. may be found.
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