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developed countries
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E Economics, Business and Industry
Countries that have reached a level of economic achievement through an increase of production, per capita income and consumption, and utilization of natural and human resources.
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advanced countries
advanced nations
developed nations
economically advanced countries
economically advanced nations
First World
industrial countries
industrial nations
industrialized countries
industrialized nations
Broader Term
economic development
Related Term
consumption (economics)
developing countries
income and wealth
industrial society
technological change
Western diets
países desarrollados
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