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antitrust

Syllabification: an·ti·trust
Pronunciation: /ˌan(t)ēˈtrəst
 
, ˌan(t)īˈtrəst
 
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Definition of antitrust in English:

adjective

[attributive]
Of or relating to legislation preventing or controlling trusts or other monopolies, with the intention of promoting competition in business.
Example sentences
  • This was the first inter-state trust, which stimulated antitrust legislation.
  • They enforced the then recent antitrust legislation which had been allowed to lay idle.
  • Initially, the antitrust law provisions were inserted into the Treaty in view of their role in the process of market integration.

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