- Older Use. tuberculosis of the lungs.
- progressive wasting of the body.
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This will put a lid on overall consumption recovery as the low-income population far outnumbers high-income ones.Haves and Have-Nots: Pandemic Recovery Explodes China’s Wealth Gap|Daniel Malloy|August 19, 2020|Ozy
China in recent years has made concerted efforts to focus its economy less on trade, and more on goods and services for domestic consumption.It would cost $1 trillion to move global supply chains out of China—but the long-term gains could be worth it|reymashayekhi|August 19, 2020|Fortune
A sharp increase in consumption — and a dip in savings — in China and India helped the world economy recover after 2008.
Narayan believes that China’s domestic consumption could pick up sooner than India’s, and that consumption could support global growth.Could the Recession Revive the Savings Gene in China and India?|Pallabi Munsi|August 16, 2020|Ozy
Data from Apple News’ ad-supported side suggests more consumption may be responsible.
In the video, Brown misspoke slightly on the number of turkeys killed each year for consumption.
Other human practices, like the hunting and consumption of wild animals for food, provide other opportunities for spillover.
Much of the growth in a perceived middle class, Nijman argues, is based not on income but on consumption driven by credit.
Prior to our consumption, the lights in the lodge were turned off and we were asked to turn off any cellphones.
The consumption of rabbit meat has a long, honorable history in the United States.
Besides their own consumption, great quantities are sent to the north of Ireland.A Tour in Ireland|Arthur Young
I hope, therefore, that this matter is tolerably well fixed, as far as the consumption of this country goes.
On this trip, we found at another small encampment a young girl, about twelve years of age, dying of consumption.By Canoe and Dog-Train|Egerton Ryerson Young
On these the herdsman may raise the grain and vegetables necessary for his own consumption.
In all cases economic production is a means to some kind of consumption as its end.Principles of Political Economy, Vol. II|William Roscher