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socioeconomic

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adjective so·cio·eco·nom·ic \-ˌe-kə-ˈnä-mik, -ˌē-kə-\

Simple Definition of socioeconomic

  • : of, relating to, or involving a combination of social and economic factors

Full Definition of socioeconomic

  1. :  of, relating to, or involving a combination of social and economic factors

so·cio·eco·nom·i·cal·ly play \-mi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of socioeconomic

  1. Their socioeconomic backgrounds are very different.



1883

First Known Use of socioeconomic

1883


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