home ec
noun plural but singular or plural in construction see home economics

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • home ec — home′ ec′ [[t]ɛk[/t]] n. Informal. cvb edu inf home economics • Etymology: by shortening …   From formal English to slang

  • home ec — noun theory and practice of homemaking • Syn: ↑home economics, ↑domestic science, ↑household arts • Hypernyms: ↑social science * * * /ek/, Informal. See home economics. [by shortening] …   Useful english dictionary

  • home ec — /ek/, Informal. See home economics. [by shortening] * * * …   Universalium

  • home economics — noun plural but singular or plural in construction Date: 1899 the theory and practice of homemaking called also home ec • home economist noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • home economics — noun theory and practice of homemaking (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑home ec, ↑domestic science, ↑household arts • Hypernyms: ↑social science …   Useful english dictionary

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