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trade disputenoun [C]

uk   us  
HR →  industrial dispute
COMMERCE, POLITICS a disagreement between countries about the ​products they ​trade with each other, for ​example, about ​importtaxes or ​limits on the ​number of ​goods that can be ​imported: a trade dispute with sb All ​tradedisputes with Japan had been ​settled.a trade dispute over sth Clothing ​exports to the US continue to be affected by ​tradedisputes over ​illegal transhipments. resolve/​settle a ​tradedispute
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