mi·​cro·​eco·​nom·​ics | \-ˌe-kə-ˈnä-miks, -ˌē-kə-\

Definition of microeconomics 

: a study of economics in terms of individual areas of activity (such as a firm) — compare macroeconomics

Other Words from microeconomics

microeconomic \-​ˈnä-​mik \ adjective
microeconomist \-​i-​ˈkä-​nə-​mist \ noun

First Known Use of microeconomics

1943, in the meaning defined above

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microeconomics

noun

English Language Learners Definition of microeconomics

: the study of the economic decisions and actions of individual people, companies, etc.

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