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duopoly

[doo-op-uh-lee, dyoo-] /duˈɒp ə li, dyu-/
noun, plural duopolies.
1.
the market condition that exists when there are only two sellers.
Compare monopoly (def 1), oligopoly.
Origin of duopoly
1915-1920
1915-20; duo- + (mono)poly
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duopoly

/djʊˈɒpəlɪ/
noun (pl) -lies
1.
a situation in which control of a commodity or service in a particular market is vested in just two producers or suppliers
Derived Forms
duopolistic (ˌdjʊɒpəˈlɪstɪk) adjective
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