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home economics

n. (used with a sing. or pl. verb)
The science and art of home management.

home economist n.
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home economics

n
(Education) (functioning as singular or plural) the study of diet, budgeting, child care, textiles, and other subjects concerned with running a home
home economist n
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home′ econom′ics


n. (used with a sing. v.)
the study of nutrition, food, clothing, child development, family relationships, and household economics.
[1895–1900, Amer.]
home′ econ′omist, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.home economics - theory and practice of homemakinghome economics - theory and practice of homemaking  
social science - the branch of science that studies society and the relationships of individual within a society
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Translations

home economics

neconomia domestica
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Application forms for admission to BS Home Economics (4 year Programme) for the Session 2019-20 are invited on prescribed forms obtainable from the College of Home Economics on cash payment, so as to reach the Principal's office by 22.08.2019 positively.
KARACHI -- Board of Intermediate Education Karachi (BIEK) on Friday announced the schedule for submission of examination forms for annual exams- 2019 of intermediate part-II, Science General and Home Economics Group and Diploma in Physical Education.
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Home Economics professionals have been commended for coming up with creative solutions to various challenges such as poverty and nutrition.
A total of 14 youngsters from St Modan's S3 home economics class worked alongside the hospitality faculty from Forth Valley College to organise, cook and serve a three-course meal for 62 paying guests.
Addressing the inaugural ceremony of one-day science exhibition at the College of Home Economics, University of Peshawar, here, Mr Bangash said the digital policy would ensure 50 per cent women's participation in the market.
Home economics grads can now teach in schools !-- -- Alexis Romero (The Philippine Star) - January 24, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines President Duterte has signed into law a measure that allows home economics graduates to teach HE and related technical-vocational subjects in elementary and high school.

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