Definition of market share in English:

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market share

Pronunciation: /ˈmärkət ˌSHe(ə)r/


The portion of a market controlled by a particular company or product.
Example sentences
  • It is the second largest producer of lime in Poland, with a market share of just under a third.
  • However, the brand has steadied and increased its market share over the past two years.
  • The new site certainly seems determined to live up to its English name by grabbing all the market share it can muster.

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Syllabification: mar·ket share

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