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economy

 [e-kon´o-me]
the management of money or domestic affairs.
token economy a program of treatment in behavior therapy, usually conducted in a hospital setting, in which the patient may earn tokens by engaging in appropriate personal and social behavior, or lose tokens by inappropriate or antisocial behavior; tokens may be exchanged for tangible rewards (such as food snacks or clothing) or for special privileges (such as watching television or passes to leave the hospital).

e·con·o·my

(ē-kon'ŏ-mē),
System; the body regarded as an aggregate of functioning organs.
[G. oikonomia, management of the house, fr. oikos, house, + nomos, usage, law]

economy

/econ·o·my/ (e-kon´ah-me) the management of domestic affairs.
token economy  in behavior therapy, a program of treatment in which the patient earns tokens, exchangeable for rewards, for appropriate personal and social behavior and loses tokens for antisocial behavior.
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As soon as Lufthansa Premium Economy Class becomes available on a flight route, an existing Economy Class booking can be upgraded to Premium Economy Class.
Ticket prices in the new Premium Economy Class will be closer to Economy Class than Business Class -- a return flight across the North Atlantic or to Asia will cost an additional EUR 600 on average.
9 inch) seat width, and a 97cm (38 inch) seat pitch, will have 20% more legroom than available in economy class.
Earlier studies suggested that some 10% of all economy class passengers suffer from DVT, while others propose that the condition can result from any long periods of immobility, not necessarily only while flying.
If the WHO comes up with recommendations on prevention, they will be the first international guidelines on economy class syndrome.
As passengers are not exactly plied with hydrating drinks on flights - alcohol and coffee actually remove fluid from the body - it is known as economy class syndrome.
In addition, from now through April 30, passengers who simply register and fly on Premium Economy Class will earn double Asia Miles.
The Airbus A340-300s which will be used on the new services are all equipped with FlyNet broadband internet facilities, and will be operated in a three-class configuration: an 18-seat Business Class, a 19-seat Premium Economy Class and a 261-seat Economy Class, giving a total capacity of 298 seats.
Premium Economy Class will be progressively introduced to other sectors, including Beijing, Delhi, Hong Kong, Frankfurt, London, Mumbai, New York, Shanghai, Tokyo and Zurich in the latter part of 2015 and early 2016.
Muscat: Oman Air has been named as the World's Leading Airline - Economy Class at the World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2014, in Anguilla, according to Oman Air's press release.
Award: double miles Expires: 3/31/2014 Restrictions: Korea residents: Fly Japan Airlines roundtrip in business or economy class between Seoul, Busan or Jeju to Japan (JMB Crystal members earn an additional 50% mileage flown).
Air travel has changed significantly over the last 60 years and a 17-inch seat size is a substandard comfort level for economy class passengers, top Airbus officials told reporters at a media briefing in Dubai on Saturday.