market noun definition in Economy topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 noun: Economy topic
1 [singular] business or trade, or the amount of trade in a particular type of goods the world market in coffee They have increased their share of the market by 10%. the property/job market (= the number and type of houses, jobs, etc. that are available) They have cornered the market in sportswear (= sell the most). 2 [countable] a particular area, country or section of the population that might buy goods the Japanese market the global/domestic market

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