(Of regulations, practices, etc.) tending to suppress economic competition: several industries are already under investigation after complaints of anticompetitive behaviour
More example sentences
- These days we might describe it as an anticompetitive agreement between competitors - perhaps as an illegal cartel had modern anti-trust laws applied.
- In the European Community, Article 81 of the Treaty prohibits agreements between undertakings which have an anticompetitive effect within the Community and which may affect trade between Member States.
- Tying ‘per se’, as it is called, has been determined by the Supreme Court to be anticompetitive and illegal.
Definition of anticompetitive in:
- The US English dictionary