domestic consumption

/dəˌmestɪk kən'sʌmpʃən/ noun
use in the home country
Domestic consumption of oil has fallen sharply.

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  • domestic consumption — rate of a country s use of resources and goods …   English contemporary dictionary

  • consumption — con‧sump‧tion [kənˈsʌmpʆn] noun [uncountable] 1. COMMERCE ECONOMICS the amount of goods, services, energy, or natural materials used in a particular period of time: • Texas is second only to California in beer consumption. • Cuban households… …   Financial and business terms

  • consumption — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ heavy, high ▪ the country with the highest fuel consumption in the world ▪ low ▪ average ▪ overall …   Collocations dictionary

  • consumption — con|sump|tion W3 [kənˈsʌmpʃən] n [U] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(amount used)¦ 2¦(food/drink)¦ 3¦(buying)¦ 4 for general/public/private etc consumption 5 ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1300 1400; : Latin; Origin: consumptio, from consumere; CONSUME] 1.) …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • consumption — [[t]kənsʌ̱mpʃ(ə)n[/t]] 1) N UNCOUNT: with supp The consumption of fuel or natural resources is the amount of them that is used or the act of using them. The laws have led to a reduction in fuel consumption in the US. ...a tax on the consumption… …   English dictionary

  • domestic fishery — 1) a fishery within national waters operated by nationals 2) fishing for domestic consumption, subject to regulations …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Domestic energy consumption — is the amount of energy that is spent on the different appliances used within housing. The amount of energy used per household varies widely depending on the standard of living of the country, climate, and the age and type of residence. In an… …   Wikipedia

  • Domestic tariff area — (DTA) or Domestic Tariff Zone (DTZ) means an area within India that is outside the Special Economic Zones and EOU/EHTP/STP/BTP.[1] The units operating under certain specific schemes such as EPZ/SEZ/EOU are expected to carry out their activities… …   Wikipedia

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