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market

noun /ˈmaːkit/
a public place where people meet to buy and sell or the public event at which this happens
mercado
He has a clothes stall in the market.
(a place where there is) a demand for certain things
mercado
There is a market for cotton goods in hot countries.
marketable adjective wanted by the public and therefore able to be sold
vendible
a marketable product.
marketing noun (the study of) the processes by which anything may be sold
marketing
He is in charge of marketing (also adjective) marketing methods.
market-garden noun a garden where fruit and vegetables are grown for sale.
huerta
marketplace noun ( marketsquare) the open space or square in a town in which a market is held.
plaza del mercado
market price/value noun (business) the price at which a thing is being sold at a particular time
precio de mercado
What’s the current market price of gold?
market research noun (business) investigation of the habits and preferences of the public in choosing what goods to buy
estudio de mercado
She does market research for a cosmetics firm.
be on the market to be for sale
estar a la venta
Her house has been on the market for months.
(Definition of market from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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