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economics
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

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Definition
the study of how limited resources are allocated in an attempt to satisfy unlimited wants
  • In the latter aspect her d'Urberville descent was a fact of great dimensions; worthless to economics, it was a most useful ingredient to the dreamer, to the moralizer on declines and falls.
    6 — The Convert (62% in)

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