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monopoly noun definition in Board games topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

monopoly

 noun: Board games topic
monopoly (in/of/on something) (business) the complete control of trade in particular goods or the supply of a particular service; a type of goods or a service that is controlled in this way In the past central government had a monopoly on television broadcasting. Electricity, gas and water were considered to be natural monopolies.