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rival

adjective [before noun]
 
 
/ˈraɪvəl/
competing with other people, companies, products, etc. for the same thing or in the same area: a rival company/firm a rival bid/offer While they are more expensive than rival products, she said the quality makes the price worth it. Any rival bidder will have to move quickly and pay considerably more.
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