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Of, relating to, or characterized by competition,
  1. Of, relating to, or characterized by competition
    • - a competitive sport
    • - the intensely competitive newspaper industry
  2. Having or displaying a strong desire to be more successful than others
    • - she had a competitive streak
  3. As good as or better than others of a comparable nature
    • - a car industry competitive with any in the world
  4. (of prices) Low enough to compare well with those of rival merchants
    • - we offer prompt service at competitive rates

  1. involving competition or competitiveness; "competitive games"; "to improve one's competitive position"
  2. subscribing to capitalistic competition
  3. showing a fighting disposition; "highly competitive sales representative"; "militant in fighting for better wages for workers"; "his self-assertive and ubiquitous energy"
  4. (competitiveness) an aggressive willingness to compete; "the team was full of fight"
  5. (competition) a business relation in which two parties compete to gain customers; "business competition can be fiendish at times"
  6. (competition) contest: an occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants
  7. Competitiveness is a comparative concept of the ability and performance of a firm, sub-sector or country to sell and supply goods and/or services in a given market. ...
  8. Competition is a contest between individuals, groups, nations, animals, etc. for territory, a niche, or a location of resources. It arises whenever two or more parties strive for a goal which cannot be shared. ...
  9. (Competition (biology)) Competition is an interaction between organisms or species, in which the fitness of one is lowered by the presence of another. Limited supply of at least one resource (such as food, water, and territory) used by both is required. ...
  10. (Competition (economics)) Competition in economics is a term that encompasses the notion of individuals and firms striving for a greater share of a market to sell or buy goods and services. ...
  11. (Competition (The Spectacular Spider-Man)) "Competition" the fifth episode of the animated television series The Spectacular Spider-Man, which is based on the comic book character Spider-Man, created by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko. ...
  12. (Competitors (novel)) Competitors (Конкуренты, Konkurenty) is a Russian science fiction novel written by Sergey Lukyanenko.
  13. capable of competing successfully; of or pertaining to competition; inclined to compete; inhibiting the action of an enzyme by binding with it; cheap, especially used of quality products
  14. (Competitiveness) A nation’s ability to sustain and drive long-term productivity growth and maintain a rising standard of living for all its citizens. Competitiveness is the way communities, states, and regions will succeed in the 21st century global economy. ...
  15. (Competitiveness) The ability of an enterprise or a country to compete successfully based on price, quality, uniqueness, good service, and/or other socially or environmentally valued standards with other firms or countries. ...
  16. (Competitiveness) The ability of an entity to operate efficiently and productively in relation to other similar entities. ...
  17. (Competitiveness) The degree of difficulty in gaining admission to a college or university. The highly competitive colleges are the most difficult; there can be as many as 10 candidates for every available place. ...
  18. (Competition) The struggle between trees to obtain sunlight, nutrients, water and growing space. Every part of the tree, from the roots to the crown, competes for space and food.
  19. (Competition) The effort of two or more vendors to secure the business of a purchaser by the offer of the most favorable terms as to price, quality, promptness of delivery, and/or service.
  20. (Competition) Intra- or intermarket rivalry between or among businesses trying to obtain a larger piece of the same market share.
  21. (Competition) Two or more individuals attempting to secure finite resources for themselves.  Competition can occur with abiotic factors like light, nutrients, living space, water, or biotic factors like mates. ...
  22. (competition) when two or more organisms have the potential for using the same resource
  23. (Competition) Restricts landlord's right to lease nearby space to businesses similar to those of the tenant's. This clause is usually found in leases of retail space.
  24. (Competition) In the domestic market, few companies are free to set prices without carefully evaluating their competitors' pricing policies. This situation is true in exporting, and is further complicated by the need to evaluate the competition's prices in each potential export market.
  25. (Competition) Allowing two or more entities to sell similar goods and services, in this case energy generation, in the same market.