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Definition of a BRIC

BRIC

noun

  • developing economies. From the acronym for "Brazil, Russia, India, and China".
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

    Citation from "Post-Anti-Americanism", Newsweek, Howard Fineman, August 09 2010 censored in hope of resolving Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Aug 09 2010. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Aug 09 2010.

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