Definition of economize in English:

economize

Line breaks: econo|mize
Pronunciation: /ɪˈkɒnəmʌɪz
 
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(also economise)

verb

[no object]

Derivatives

economization

Pronunciation: /-ˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/
noun
More example sentences
  • There are some interesting moments in the paper, which recognizes a ‘linkage between culture and the economy’ that is ‘reflected in two associated processes: acculturation’ of the economy and economization of culture.’
  • I refer to the increasing economization of our culture and the concomitant pressures bearing down on the churches to ‘market’ themselves to fickle religious ‘consumers’ in ways that distort or pervert the churches' message.
  • We exist in an age in which print - the economization of writing - has an increasingly significant and precarious role in our lives.

economizer

noun
More example sentences
  • The solution is an economizer that adds a second control which works in harmony with the outdoor thermostat and measures the outdoor air humidity.
  • If your boiler is not equipped with an economizer then you're wasting energy up your stack.
  • When outside temperatures are less than 55 degrees Fahrenheit (13 degrees Celsius), cooling is provided by outside air economizers for a ‘free’ cooling system.

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