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Synonyms for monopoly

exclusive control or possession


Words related to monopoly

(economics) a market in which there are many buyers but only one seller

exclusive control or possession of something

a board game in which players try to gain a monopoly on real estate as pieces advance around the board according to the throw of a die

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Astor should he be able to carry his scheme into effect; but they anticipated a monopoly of the trade beyond the mountains by their establishments in New Caledonia, and were loth to share it with an individual who had already proved a formidable competitor in the Atlantic trade.
Hasbro has teamed up with social news and entertainment company BuzzFeed to ask fans to choose which great cities around the world will be featured as property spaces in the new Monopoly Here & Now: World Edition game
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likewise defined a monopoly as "[t]he exclusive privilege of
The NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate and its Alumni Association will host the annual Evening of Monopoly tonight (Wednesday) at The Morgan Library & Museum from 6:30 to 9:30 p.
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Manama -- A new Guinness World Record attempt for the largest Monopoly game board will be a major attraction of the 2011 Doha Trade Fair (DTF), which begins on June 4.
MONOPOLY STREETS (WII) I LOVE the whole ethos of Monopoly - it refuses to get left behind and keeps moving with the times and fads as they happen.
The spirit, shape and feel of this unique game is exactly the same as with the original MONOPOLY - except city landmarks and favourites replace the celebrated London MONOPOLY streets such as Trafalgar Square and Mayfair.
MONOPOLY is the bestselling board game in the world.
En route to selling a mind-blowing 250 million copies worldwide since it was first mass-produced in 1935, Monopoly has generated a story more epic and entertaining than playing the game itself.
The familiar tokens from the Monopoly board game have gotten a modern--and some might say, mercenary--makeover.
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