economy of scale

noun

economics a fall in average costs resulting from an increase in the scale of production

Nearby words

  1. economize,
  2. economizer,
  3. economo's disease,
  4. economy,
  5. economy class,
  6. economy-class syndrome,
  7. economy-size,
  8. ecophysiology,
  9. ecopolitics,
  10. ecoregion

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