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Meaning of “competitive edge” in the English Dictionary

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competitive edgenoun [S]

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the fact that a ​company has an ​advantage over its ​competitors: The ​lowoverheads of the ​company gave it a ​competitiveedge over other ​retailers.gain/maintain/retain a competitive edge The ​businessneeds to ​innovate in ​order to ​maintain a ​competitiveedge.
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