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com·pet·i·tive

 (kəm-pĕt′ĭ-tĭv)
adj.
1. Of, involving, or determined by competition: competitive games.
2. Liking competition or inclined to compete: a highly competitive teammate.
3. Biochemistry Relating to the inhibition of enzyme activity that results from an alternate compound binding reversibly to the site on an enzyme where the substrate would normally bind.

com·pet′i·tive·ly adv.
com·pet′i·tive·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.competitiveness - an aggressive willingness to competecompetitiveness - an aggressive willingness to compete; "the team was full of fight"
aggressiveness - the quality of being bold and enterprising
Translations

competitiveness

[kəmˈpetɪtɪvnɪs] N [of person] → espíritu m competitivo, espíritu m de competencia; [of prices] → competitividad f

competitiveness

[kəmˈpɛtɪtɪvnɪs] n
(= ambitiousness) [person] → esprit m de compétition
(= reasonableness) [price, rate, goods] → compétitivité f

competitiveness

n (= competitive spirit)Wettbewerbs- or Konkurrenzgeist m; (of product, company, prices)Wettbewerbsfähigkeit f

competitiveness

[kəmˈpɛtɪtɪvnɪs] ncompetitività, spirito di competizione; (in sport) → spirito agonistico
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