antitrust definition

  • adjective:
    • Opposing or intended to control company monopolies, such trusts or cartels, especially in the interest of promoting competition: antitrust legislation.
    • in opposition to or from the establishment or presence of trusts (monopolies), often referring to legislation.
    • in opposition to trusts, monopolies, or any other big combinations of business or capital which threaten fair competition; made to protect trade and commerce from unfair business practices; -- of legal guidelines.
    • of regulations; built to protect trade and business from unfair business techniques
    • Opposing or meant to regulate company monopolies, including trusts or cartels, particularly in the attention of advertising competition: antitrust legislation.
    • Opposed to or against the establishment or existence of trusts (monopolies), frequently talking about legislation.
    • in opposition to trusts, monopolies, or any other huge combinations of business or money which threaten reasonable competitors; made to protect trade and trade from unfair company methods; -- of regulations.
    • of laws and regulations; designed to protect trade and commerce from unjust company practices
  • others:
    • in opposition to the energy or growth of trusts, or of large combinations of capital.
    • Opposed to the energy or development of trusts, or of large combinations of capital.

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