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A period of intense competition among businesses in which each competitor tries to cut retail prices below those of the others.
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(Commerce) a period of intense competition among enterprises, esp retail enterprises, in the same market, characterized by repeated price reductions rather than advertising, brand promotion, etc
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intensive competition, esp. among retailers, in which prices are repeatedly cut in order to undersell competitors or force competitors out of business.
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|Noun||1.||price war - intense competition in which competitors cut retail prices to gain business|
competition - a business relation in which two parties compete to gain customers; "business competition can be fiendish at times"
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price warn → guerra dei prezzi
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