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an·ti·trust

 (ăn′tē-trŭst′, ăn′tī-)
adj.
Opposing or intended to regulate business monopolies, such as trusts or cartels, especially in the interest of promoting competition: antitrust legislation.
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antitrust

(ˌæntɪˈtrʌst)
n
(Commerce) (modifier) chiefly US regulating or opposing trusts, monopolies, cartels, or similar organizations, esp in order to prevent unfair competition
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an•ti•trust

(ˌæn tiˈtrʌst, ˌæn taɪ-)

adj.
opposing or intended to restrain trusts, monopolies, or other large combinations of business and capital, esp. to promote competition: antitrust laws.
[1885–90, Amer.]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.antitrust - of laws and regulationsantitrust - of laws and regulations; designed to protect trade and commerce from unfair business practices
fair, just - free from favoritism or self-interest or bias or deception; conforming with established standards or rules; "a fair referee"; "fair deal"; "on a fair footing"; "a fair fight"; "by fair means or foul"
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Translations

antitrust

[ˌæntiˈtrʌst] adjantitrust inv
antitrust legislation → lois fpl antitrust
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antitrust

[ˈæntɪˈtrʌst] adj (Comm) anti-trust law/legislationlegge f/legislazione f antitrust inv
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A former top lobbyist for Anthem will be the next head of the Justice Department's antitrust division, according to two reports citing officials familiar with the matter.
The Department of Justice Antitrust Division (DOJ) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) have jointly issued written guidance for human resource (HR) professionals on how antitrust law applies to employee hiring and compensation decisions (Guidance).
Summary: The Department of Justice Antitrust Division (DOJ) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) have jointly issued written guidance for human resource (HR) professionals on how ...