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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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That lasted for ten years until 1939 and was the deepest and longest-lasting economic downturn in the history of the Western industrialized world up to that time.
Such burdens extend past the borders of the country to problems that everyone must face in an increasingly industrialized world.
Incheon, South Korea -- A global fund created to spearhead climate change financing faces a key test at a UN summit this week when it looks to the leaders of the industrialized world to stump up billions of dollars to fill its underflowing coffers.
Already, Spain had the highest unemployment ratio in the industrialized world, as the slumping economy failed to absorb the millions of workers cast out of jobs when a property bubble imploded in 2008.
29 percent in the first quarter of the year, the highest in the industrialized world, according to a separate report released earlier by the National Stastics Institute.
Washington, Feb 15 (ANI): A team of researchers has warned that overuse of phosphorus in the industrialized world may lead to global phosphorus stock getting depleted forever.
As a result of this predicament, the industrialized world has seen a collapse in domestic demand, which has made the world a dangerous place.
The messages focus on a variety of topics, including birth defects prevention, immunization, nutrition, seasonal flu, mental health, oral health, and safe sleep, according to the program's sponsors, who note that they hope the program can help cut the infant mortality rate in the United States, which is one of the highest in the industrialized world.
BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq: Iraqis top the list of the asylum applicants to the industrialized world for the fourth consecutive year, according to a report released by the U.
Governor Mervyn King delivered a disappointing outlook for an economy already pegged as the worst performing in the industrialized world.
The industrialized world is sadly lagging in that campaign, and part of the reason can be attributed to a lack of serious attention to the continuing degraded position of women and girls in the developing world.
7 per cent of Ontario's GDP, more than any country in the industrialized world.