An example of monopoly is when one company is the only provider of phone service in the area.
An example of monopoly is when you say a cat is the only pet that can be aloof.
An example of monopoly is the phone company who is the only provider of phone service in an area.
An example of Monopoly is a board game.
A land monopoly renders its holder(s) nearly almighty in an agricultural society.
Granting monopolies in concession constitutes a market-conform alternative to taxation for the state, while the crown sometimes bestowed a monopoly as an outrageous gift.
Origin of monopoly
- Latin monopōlium from Greek monopōlion mono- mono- pōlein to sell pel-4 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition