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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Economist  \E*con"o*mist\,  n.  [Cf.  F.  ['e]conomiste.] 
  1.  One  who  economizes,  or  manages  domestic  or  other  concerns 
  with  frugality;  one  who  expends  money,  time,  or  labor, 
  judiciously,  and  without  waste.  ``Economists  even  to 
  parsimony.''  --Burke. 
 
  2.  One  who  is  conversant  with  political  economy;  a  student  of 
  economics. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  economist 
  n  :  an  expert  in  the  science  of  economics  [syn:  {economic  expert}] 




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