antitrust Meaning in Cambridge Business English Dictionary
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antitrust

adjective [before noun] ( also anti-trust)
 
 
/ˌæntiˈtrʌst/
LAW, COMMERCE relating to efforts to prevent companies from working together to control prices unfairly or to create a monopoly (= a single company or small group of companies that is the only supplier of something): The court found that the company had violated antitrust laws. antitrust concerns/issues/problemsantitrust suit/case/litigation Last month, it threw out an antitrust suit alleging collusion by the nation's largest phone companies. The deal also needs approval from antitrust regulators.
Translations of “antitrust”
in Chinese (Traditional) (法律)反托拉斯的,反壟斷的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (法律)反托拉斯的,反垄断的…
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