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restraint of trade

noun
1.
action tending to interrupt the free flow of goods and services, as by price fixing and other practices that have the effect of reducing competition.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90
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restraint of trade

noun
1.
action tending to interfere with the freedom to compete in business
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