corner the market


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See: monopolize
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It's been a while since someone has tried to corner the market for a commodity, but it looks like it has happened with cocoa.
Since it looks as good as a DS and an SM, they might just corner the market.
Although we don't recommend attempts to corner the market in gourmet fish guts, this clearly demonstrates CAS's superior freezing and storage abilities.
Muller hopes to corner the market for healthier dairy products with the launch of a new range in April.
From selling lunches and lending money to his fellow miners, he progressed to corner the market on Black Death in Birmingham with his burial society, funeral home, insurance company and cemetery.
When Lienzo is introduced to coffee and enticed into trying to corner the market, the multiple plots thicken, divide, and nearly ruin him for good.
Just Ready Pac, the California company that's trying to corner the market in no-fuss vegetables.
THE Chair Company continues to corner the market in just that.
Such a commission should not be allowed to corner the market on debates.