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Competition (IPA: /ˌkɑmpəˈtɪʃən/)


Competition (n.)

The act of seeking, or endeavoring to gain, what another is endeavoring to gain at the same time; common strife for the same objects; strife for superiority; emulous contest; rivalry, as for approbation, for a prize, or as where two or more persons are engaged in the same business and each seeking patronage; -- followed by for before the object sought, and with before the person or thing competed with.

Competition

Fitness of one organism lowered by the presence of another organism

Competition

Concept in economics

Competition

Rivalry between organisms, animals, individuals, groups, etc.

Competition

Contest for a prize or award

Competition

Term referring either to competition in nature or between contestants (see talk page)

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A lot of people still like Solaris, but I'm in active competition with them, and so I hope they die." - Linus Torvalds

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Abolish competition and replace it with association." - Friedrich Engels

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Free competition is worth more to society than it costs." - Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Guys like me'? Are you saying I've got some competition for your affections?" - Sly 3: Honor Among Thieves

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Lay down the competition take they cash crops and get my push on" - Bun B


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