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The name was coined by an economist to group together the world's biggest emerging economies. Now BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, and China) is holding its first official summit. It's seen as a sign they want to show their growing economic clout -- especially amid a global economic crisis that has pushed the world into its first postwar contraction.