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vertical market

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Definition of vertical market in English:

noun

A market comprising all the potential purchasers in a particular occupation or industry.
Example sentences
  • The company continues to serve two distinct markets: multinationals and defined vertical markets within North America.
  • The group's first challenge was to identify the most promising e-commerce opportunities from among Honeywell's many vertical markets.
  • What industries or vertical markets have you worked with?

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