English version

old economy

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishold economyหŒold eหˆconomy (also the Old Economy) noun [singular] ๐Ÿ”Š ๐Ÿ”Š an economic system that is based on older types of industry such as steel, energy, and machinery ๐Ÿ”Š Is the Old Economy really dead? โ€”old economy adjective [only before noun] ๐Ÿ”Š old economy practices
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old economyโ€ข He destroys all the humbug of the talk of equality-from domestic to workplace, from old economy to new technology.โ€ข All three served at the pinnacles of the old economy.
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