economic sanctions

pl n

any actions taken by one nation or group of nations to harm the economy of another nation or group, often to force a political change

Nearby words

  1. economic indicators,
  2. economic migrant,
  3. economic model,
  4. economic rationalism,
  5. economic rent,
  6. economic strike,
  7. economic zone,
  8. economical,
  9. economically,
  10. economics

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