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Usage examples for economise:
- The order had been given that no one was to fire except to check an advance, for though ammunition was abundant, Captain Smithers felt that it was impossible to tell how long they might be besieged, so he determined to economise as much as possible. - "Middy and Ensign", G. Manville Fenn.
- The construction of their fore- arms is such as to economise strength and the effectiveness of their excavating instruments. - "Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon", Robert A. Sterndale.
- It was one of those abominable bougies with holes in them to economise the wax, and which consequently had less than the proper amount of material for feeding and maintaining a flame. - "A Book of Ghosts", Sabine Baring-Gould.