(noun) “[A] form of socialism under which individuals and cooperative groups exchange products with one another on the basis of mutually satisfactory contracts” (OpenStax College 2012).

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Usage Notes:

  • A (noun) mutualist (adverb) mutualistically advocates for (adjective) mutualistic exchange.

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OpenStax College. 2012. Economic Systems. Connexions, July 16, 2012. (