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developed country

an economically advanced country the economy of which is characterized by large industrial and service sectors, high levels of gross national product and INCOME PER HEAD. See Fig. 51 . See STRUCTURE OF INDUSTRY, DEVELOPING COUNTRY, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.
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With more resources and choices available, conspicuous consumption has become the norm not only in highly industrialized countries but in developing economies as well.
For a senator, it was naive of Legarda to say that under the agreement industrialized countries would help the Philippines and other developing nations in 'preparing for natural hazards, reducing disaster risks and moving toward low carbon emission.'
BAGHDAD / NINA / Ambassadors of the major industrialized countries expressed their countries' full support for Iraq in its financial crisis, which is suffering as a result of the collapse in oil prices and to find ways and alternatives and solutions to overcome them and to provide the support to the Iraqi economy.
Female Genital Cutting in Industrialized Countries: Mutilation or Cultural Tradition?
We compared combined trunk and arm endurance between women with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), women with osteoporosis, nondisabled women from industrialized countries and women from non-industrialized countries (India, Africa) using timed loaded standing (TLS).
The majority of household paints analyzed in seven Asian countries contain unsafe levels of lead; would not meet regulatory standards established in most highly industrialized countries; and, in a number of cases, have astonishingly high lead content, according to a new report.
The speakers said that the history of industrial development proves that the highly industrialized countries like UK, France, Germany and the US, achieved their status after several centuries of continuous effort.
Geneva, Jumada I 09, 1434, March 21, 2013, SPA -- Asylum claims in industrialized countries rose to the highest level in nearly a decade last year as Syrians fled their country in increasing numbers, dpa quoted the UN refugee agency as saying Thursday.
Industrialized countries can save at least $3.6 billion (about 297 billion yen) over a five-year commitment period under the Kyoto Protocol by launching greenhouse gas reduction projects in developing countries, according to a recently compiled U.N.
Industrialized countries registered some manufacturing growth -- estimated at 1.6 per cent, amid an improving business environment in North America and East Asia.
FAO report distinguished between food losses occurring at the production and harvest levels typical of developing countries, and food waste, which was more a problem in industrialized countries as both retailers and consumers have a tendency to throw away perfectly edible foodstuffs.
Since 2006, it was the first year when industrialized countries had a growing trend of industrial production.