duopsony

[ doo-op-suh-nee, dyoo- ]
/ duˈɒp sə ni, dyu- /

noun, plural du·op·so·nies.

the market condition that exists when there are only two buyers.

Nearby words

  1. duodenotomy,
  2. duodenum,
  3. duologue,
  4. duomo,
  5. duopoly,
  6. duotone,
  7. duotype,
  8. dup,
  9. dup.,
  10. duparc


Origin of duopsony

du(o)- + -opsony < Greek opsōnía purchasing of food, equivalent to óps(on) viands + ōn(eîsthai) to buy + -ia -y3

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