Invertext Online Technical Dictionary


transitive verb  


Definition 1

To own most or all of the supply of a certain commodity and so control the market.

Source: Dictionary of Business, Peter Hodgson Collin

Context: The ACCC’s approval helped steelmakers after the regulator said it had been persuaded that the combination of the world’s two biggest iron-ore miners would not result in attempts to corner the market.

Source: Financial Times


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Stock Markets