Definition of mercantilism noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

mercantilism

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//mɜːˈkæntɪlɪzəm//
 
; NAmE NAmE//mɜːrˈkæntɪlɪzəm//
 
[uncountable] Economy
 
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the economic theory that trade increases wealth See related entries: Economy
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: mercantilism