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Vilfredo Pareto

Definition:

an Italian sociologist and economist whose theories influenced the development of fascism in Italy (born: 1848 – died: 1923)

Class:

person noun (people)

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Synonyms:

Pareto

Definition references

Wikipedia:

Vilfredo Pareto | Vilfredo Federico Damaso Pareto
(Born: 15 July 1848, Paris, France – Died: 19 August 1923(1923-08-19) (aged 75), Céligny, Switzerland)

an Italian engineer, sociologist, economist, political scientist and philosopher. He made several important contributions to economics, particularly in the study of income distribution and in the analysis of individuals' choices. He was also... (33 of 3507 words, 1 image)

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Britannica Encyclopedia:

Vilfredo Pareto [Italian economist and sociologist]
(Born: July 15, 1848, Paris, France – Died: August 19, 1923, Geneva, Switzerland)

Italian economist and sociologist who is known for his theory on mass and elite interaction as well as for his application of mathematics to economic ... (25 of 449 words)

www​.britannica​.com​/E​Bchecked​/topic​/443519​/Vilfredo-Pareto

Collins Dictionary:

Pareto [Italian] | Vilfredo Pareto [sense-specific]

1848-1923, Italian sociologist and economist. He anticipated Fascist principles of government in his "Mind and Society" (1916) | [modifier] denoting a ... (20 of 252 words, 2 definitions, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/pareto

Columbia Encyclopedia:

Pareto, Vilfredo | Vilfredo Pareto
(Born: 1848 – Died: 1923)

Italian economist and sociologist, born: Paris, of an exiled noble family that returned to Italy in 1858. He studied mathematics and engineering in ... (23 of 208 words, pronunciation)

www​.infoplease​.com​/ce​6​/people​/A​0837632​.html

Random House Dictionary:

Pareto | Vilfredo Pareto | Pareto, Vilfredo
(Born: 1848 – Died: 1923)

Italian sociologist and economist in Switzerland. (6 of 17 words, pronunciations)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/pareto

New World Dictionary:

Pareto | Pareto, Vilfredo | Vilfredo Pareto
(Born: 1848 – Died: 1923)

It. economist & sociologist in Switzerland (6 of 13 words, pronunciations)

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Oxford Dictionary:

Pareto

denoting or involving the theories and methods of the Italian economist and sociologist Vilfredo Pareto (1848-1923), especially a formula used to ... (21 of 48 words, pronunciation)

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Merriam-Webster:

Pareto

Vilfredo 1848-1923 Italian economist and sociologist (6 of 13 words, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/pareto

Wiktionary:

economist | economists [plural] | œconomist [archaic, sense-specific] | economiser [synonym, sense-specific] | economizer [synonym, sense-specific] | miser [synonym, sense-specific]

An expert in economics, especially one who studies economic data and extracts higher-level information or proposes theories. | One concerned with political economy. | [obsolete] One who manages a household. | [obsolete] One who economizes, or manages ... (34 of 52 words, 4 definitions)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/economist

Macmillan British Dictionary:

economist [countable] | economists [plural]

an expert in economics, especially one who advises a government department, business, or organization | someone who studies or teaches economics (20 of 45 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/economist

Cambridge Dictionary:

economist

a person who studies or has a special knowledge of economics (11 of 16 words, pronunciations)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/economist

American Heritage Dictionary:

economist

A specialist in economics. | [archaic] An economical person. (8 of 11 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/economist

Encarta Dictionary:

economist | economists [plural]

a student or expert in the field of economics (9 of 22 words, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861607443​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio references

the Free Dictionary:

Pareto

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Merriam-Webster Pronunciation:

Pareto

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YourDictionary Audio:

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