test-market


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test-market

vb (tr)
(Marketing) to estimate the success of a product on a small percentage of the target market before it is launched fully
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test-market


Past participle: test-marketed
Gerund: test-marketing

Imperative
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Present
I test-market
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Preterite
I test-marketed
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Present Continuous
I am test-marketing
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Present Perfect
I have test-marketed
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Past Continuous
I was test-marketing
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Past Perfect
I had test-marketed
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you had test-marketed
they had test-marketed
Future
I will test-market
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they will test-market
Future Perfect
I will have test-marketed
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you will have test-marketed
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Future Continuous
I will be test-marketing
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been test-marketing
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you have been test-marketing
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Future Perfect Continuous
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been test-marketing
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he/she/it had been test-marketing
we had been test-marketing
you had been test-marketing
they had been test-marketing
Conditional
I would test-market
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he/she/it would test-market
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you would test-market
they would test-market
Past Conditional
I would have test-marketed
you would have test-marketed
he/she/it would have test-marketed
we would have test-marketed
you would have test-marketed
they would have test-marketed
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References in periodicals archive ?
The best way to do so is to test-market your strategy with current and potential shareholders to get their reaction to a move you're considering, such as acquiring, divesting, restructuring or repurchasing shares, taking a business partially public, or spinning it off.
The beer was introduced exclusively on a test-market basis in the Tulsa area on March 20, 1990.
(Meanwhile, Chisso gave customers letters at the end of the test-market period, committing Chisso to supply HCPP from Japan if not otherwise available.)