mixed economy

.mixed e'conomy
an economic system in which some industries are owned by the government and some are owned by private companies

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  • mixed economy — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms mixed economy : singular mixed economy plural mixed economies economics an economic system in which some businesses are controlled by the government and some are controlled by private companies …   English dictionary

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  • mixed economy — noun an economic system that combines private and state enterprises • Hypernyms: ↑economy, ↑economic system * * * noun, pl ⋯ mies [count] : an economy in which some companies are owned by the government and other companies are not * * * ˌmixed… …   Useful english dictionary

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