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corner the market

If a company corners the market in a particular type of product, it is more successful than any other company at selling the product: They've more or less cornered the fast-food market - they're in every big city in the world.
Translations of “corner the market”
in Chinese (Traditional) 壟斷市場,控制市場…
in Chinese (Simplified) 垄断市场,控制市场…
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