near-market research

noun

scientific research that, while not linked to the development of a specific product, is likely to be commercially exploitable

Nearby words

  1. near to one's heart,
  2. near-,
  3. near-death experience,
  4. near-earth object,
  5. near-infrared radiation,
  6. near-point,
  7. near-sighted,
  8. near-term,
  9. nearby,
  10. nearctic

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