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Noun: market  maa(r)-kit
  1. The world of commercial activity where goods and services are bought and sold
    "without competition there would be no market";
    - marketplace, market place
  2. The customers for a particular product or service
    "before they publish any book they try to determine the size of the market for it"
  3. A marketplace where groceries are sold
    "the grocery store included a meat market"; "the food market included a meat market";
    - grocery store, grocery, food market
  4. The securities markets in the aggregate
    "the market always frustrates the small investor";
    - securities industry
  5. An area in a town where a public mercantile establishment is set up
    - marketplace, market place, mart
Verb: market  maa(r)-kit
  1. Engage in the commercial promotion, sale, or distribution of
    "The company is marketing its new line of beauty products"
  2. Buy household supplies
    "We go marketing every Saturday"
  3. Deal in a market
  4. Make commercial
    "Some Amish people have marketed their way of life";
    - commercialize, commercialise [Brit]

Derived forms: marketed, marketing, markets

Type of: activity, alter, change, class, deal, industry, mercantile establishment, merchandise, merchandize, modify, outlet, retail store, sales outlet, sell, shop, social class, socio-economic class, stratum, trade

Encyclopedia: Market