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English noun: marketplace

1. marketplace (act) the world of commercial activity where goods and services are bought and sold

SamplesWithout competition there would be no market.
They were driven from the marketplace.

Synonymsmarket, market place

Broader (hypernym)activity

Narrower (hyponym)black market, buyer's market, buyers' market, gray market, grey market, labor market, monopoly, monopsony, oligopoly, seller's market, sellers' market, soft market

Part holonymbusiness, business enterprise, commercial enterprise

2. marketplace (artifact) an area in a town where a public mercantile establishment is set up

Synonymsmarket, market place, mart

Broader (hypernym)mercantile establishment, outlet, retail store, sales outlet

Narrower (hyponym)agora, agora, bazaar, bazar, food market, grocery, grocery store, market, market square, open-air market, open-air marketplace, public square, slave market

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