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developed countries

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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  • industrialized nations
  • developed nations
  • industrial countries
  • economically advanced countries
  • advanced countries
  • industrialized countries
  • advanced nations
  • industrial nations
  • economically advanced nations
  • First World
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