marketplace

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n marketplace the world of commercial activity where goods and services are bought and sold "without competition there would be no market","they were driven from the marketplace"
    • n marketplace an area in a town where a public mercantile establishment is set up
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n marketplace The place in which a market is held, usually an open space in a town set apart for the holding of markets.
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Quotations

  • Zig Ziglar
    Zig%20Ziglar
    “People who have good relationships at home are more effective in the marketplace.”
  • Elisabeth Claiborne Ortenberg
    Elisabeth Claiborne Ortenberg
    “Once you shape a company to service the marketplace and your services are necessary, the company develops a compulsion of its own to grow.”
  • Robertson Davies
    Robertson%20Davies
    “I think of an author as somebody who goes into the marketplace and puts down his rug and says, I will tell you a story, and then he passes the hat.”

Usage

In literature:

One must have preserved many naive illusions if one may believe in all the "antiques" that are offered in the marketplaces of the world to-day.
"The House in Good Taste" by Elsie de Wolfe
My father rode into Wancote this morning, to stroll about the marketplace and hear the news.
"Tales from Many Sources" by Various
The Place d'Armes was a typical French marketplace and very picturesque.
"Fanny Goes to War" by Pat Beauchamp
His young cousins and I went down with him to wait for the mail in the marketplace.
"The Prose Works of William Wordsworth" by William Wordsworth
No stake in the marketplace at which the soul, the honour, the life of the victim is burnt!
"Sally Bishop" by E. Temple Thurston
Then, collecting a crowd, they preached in the marketplace.
"The House of Walderne" by A. D. Crake
An old marketplace occupied the ground on which is now erected the County Court House.
"Lady Rosamond's Secret" by Rebecca Agatha Armour
The Belgians claim that he was struck by a stray bullet fired at random by one of his own men in the marketplace.
"A Journal From Our Legation in Belgium" by Hugh Gibson
When the rogues had taken everything on which they could lay their hands, they brought the prisoners and the plunder to the marketplace.
"The Firelight Fairy Book" by Henry Beston
Grass and weeds were growing in the marketplace, and a millstone covered the village well.
"Manasseh" by Maurus Jokai
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In news:

How E-Commerce Marketplace oBaz Pivoted From Daily Deals to Successful Sales.
Nicolette Hahn Niman's insider story of fighting factory farms from the courtroom to the marketplace.
And became one of the first used-book sellers on Amazon's Marketplace.
Quark 's first major release in two years offers transparency and other new features, but faces stiff competition from Adobe and a rapidly changing marketplace.
It has been predicted that by 2020, the United States will experience a nearly 14.5 percent labor increase, making room for an additional 20 million new jobs as the result of this country's growing population and competitive marketplace.
Indie film to seek action at Cannes marketplace.
Change could be afoot at the Riverwalk Marketplace.
Appliance maker MicroFridge(R) announced its entry into the office marketplace with a new line of compact appliances designed specifically for the workplace.
However, Przygode said it remains unclear how Stratalux, as a reseller of cloud services, will operate in this marketplace.
These fabrications were uncovered by Marketplace 's China Correspondent.
Charlotte's Web for the Performing Arts and Midtown Marketplace will present The Chicago Rhythm and Blues Kings at 8 pm, Friday, Sept 11, at Bar 3, 326 E State St, Rockford.
Featuring real wood-fired rotisserie chicken, a restaurant opened at Rayzor Ranch Marketplace at 2520 W University Drive, Suite 1150 on Wednesday night.
The answer is yes, and America's high-technology marketplace proves it.
The Marketplace – Many jobs in the country require a college diploma for employment.
These are all popular catch phrases in today's evolving food marketplace.
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In science:

To show how to de fine an agent in the various agent languages we discuss in this paper, we use a simple example of a seller agent in a distributed marketplace which follows the communication protocol depicted in Figure 1.
Logic-Based Specification Languages for Intelligent Software Agents
Altogether, the powerful thrust promised by MIMO is finally bringing multiantenna devices to the marketplace.
Transmit Diversity v. Spatial Multiplexing in Modern MIMO Systems
There is a plethora of HA applications available on various HA products in the marketplace.
Cluster Computing White Paper
There are several commercial HA solutions available in the marketplace today.
Cluster Computing White Paper
This has already started happening in the marketplace, where customers are demanding highly available applications on nodes that are thin nodes, which are clustered together with other thin or fat nodes.
Cluster Computing White Paper
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