subeconomic

adjective
sub·​economic | \ ¦səb+ \

Definition of subeconomic

1 : lacking in economic importance a pest present in subeconomic numbers
2 : not justifiable on purely economic grounds subeconomic public housing projects

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History and Etymology for subeconomic

sub- + economic

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“Subeconomic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subeconomic. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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