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n. (used with a sing. or pl. verb)
The science and art of home management.
home economist n.
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(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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n. (used with a sing. v.)
the study of nutrition, food, clothing, child development, family relationships, and household economics.
home′ econ′omist, n.
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social science - the branch of science that studies society and the relationships of individual within a society
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home economicsn → economia domestica
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