a store, company, product, etc., that dominates a merchandise or service category and has almost no competition.
a person, product, or business that dominates a particular market
a retail store that specializes in one kind of discounted merchandise and which dominates the competition
Microsoft was once thought of as a category killer.
- Category management
noun (marketing) the management of a range of related products in a way designed to increase sales of all of the products
- Category mistake
noun (philosophy, logic) a sentence that says of something in one category what can only intelligibly be said of something in another, as when speaking of the mind located in space noun an error in the classification of something
- John III
(Catelinus) died a.d. 574, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 561–574. (John Sobieski) 1624–96, king of Poland 1674–96. Historical Examples “He that believeth in him, shall not perish, but have everlasting life,” John III. A Christian Directory Baxter Richard It was given me at that time to know what it was to be born again, John III. The […]
a chain or connected series, especially of extracts from the writings of the fathers of the Christian church. Historical Examples catena borrows right and left, and tries to follow every new indication of contemporary taste. The Venetian School of Painting Evelyn March Phillipps What wonder is it, that Catherine should have a chain,—catena? A Decade […]