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market research Syllabification: mar·ket re·search

Definition of market research in English:


The action or activity of gathering information about consumers' needs and preferences.
Example sentences
  • But all they can do is offer advice and information or conduct market research.
  • It specialises in brand development, market research and marketing strategy.
  • This could be in monitoring changing industry standards, or in sharing the cost of export market research.


market researcher
Pronunciation: /ˌmärkət ˈrēsərCHər/ /ˌmärkət rəˈsərCHər/
Example sentences
  • The heart of qualitative research is still the interview: A market researcher talking to consumers in a group of 12, in smaller groups of two or three, or even one-on-one.
  • Tech valuations soared to 55 times trailing earnings through Dec. 7, according to Leuthold Group, a market researcher in Minneapolis.
  • The Cambridge, Massachusetts-based market researcher surveyed 40 managers at e-commerce companies.
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