Meaning of “competitiveness” in the English Dictionary

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"competitiveness" in American English

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competitivenessnoun [ U ]

us /kəmˈpet̬·ə·t̬ɪv·nəs, -ə·tɪv·nəs/

the ability of people to compete successfully:

The President sees education as a way to improve competitiveness.

(Definition of “competitiveness” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"competitiveness" in Business English

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competitivenessnoun [ U ]

uk / kəmˈpetɪtɪvnəs/ us /-ˈpeṱəţɪv-/ also competitivity ECONOMICS

the ability of a business, a country, or a person to compete:

This deal should help the company's competitiveness at home and abroad.
Critical revisions may contribute substantially to the performance improvements needed for competitiveness.

(Definition of “competitiveness” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)