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monopolize

verb [T] (UK usually monopolise) uk   /məˈnɒp.əl.aɪz/  us   /-ˈnɑː.pə.laɪz/

monopolize verb [T] (BUSINESS)

in business, to control something completely and to prevent other people having any effect on what happens: The company had monopolized the photography market for so many decades that they didn't worry about competition from other companies.

monopolize verb [T] (PERSON/CONVERSATION)

If someone monopolizes a person or a conversation, they talk a lot or stop other people being involved: She completely monopolized the conversation at lunch.
monopolization
noun [U] (UK usually monopolisation) uk   /məˌnɒp.əl.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/  us   /-ˌnɑː.pəl-/
Traducciones de “monopolize”
en chino (tradicionál) 商業, 壟斷, 包辦…
en ruso монополизировать…
en turco tekeline almak, tekelleştirmek…
en chino (simplificado) 商业, 垄断, 包办…
en polaco zmonopolizować…
(Definition of monopolize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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