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competition

noun attempt to equal, bout, challenge, combat, conflict, contentio, contest, corrivalry, encounter, engagement, open contest, opposition, outrivalry, pitting of strength, pitting of wits, race, rivalry, scramble, strife, striving for superiority, struggle for superiority, trial of suueriority, vying for ascendance
Associated concepts: competitive bidding, competitive class, competitive examination, fair competition, free and open competition, unfair competition, unreasonable interrerence with competition
See also: conflict, contention, opposition, rival, strife, struggle
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On behalf of the Province of Prince Edward Island, Id like to extend congratulations to UPEIs case competition teams that saw some incredible results this past semester, said Minister Brown.
Specific guidelines for each competition level, state and division competition dates and contact information for state, division and national competition officials, as well as a composer classification list, can be found in the competitions section of the MTNA website.
Competition, clearly, is not the best fit for some; they're adequately served by all the rest our university offers.
The Spring, Texas, competition team of North Harris Performing Arts consistently shows innovative choreography, strong technique, and eclectic musical choices.
recital prior to the concert, three first-place winners in the Bach Competition will perform.
Can competition from a new kind of public school, right around the block or down the road in many cases, inspire traditional schools to improve?
Oxford University Press (OUP; Oxford, UK & Cary, NC) has begun the publication of the "Journal of Competition Law and Economics" (JCLE), a new title focusing on competition law and policy, with a March issue.
So for established researchers with a track record renewing their proposal, the competition is not just a "rubber stamp", confirming progress and allowing the applicant to proceed along more-of-the-same.
The TAPPI CorrPak[R] Competition has moved to an every-other-year cycle, with the next CorrPak[R] Competition to be held in 2006.
But it did so by omitting competition policy, a vital factor in combating both domestic monopolies and international price cartels.
Picked by a panel of judges from a pool of 140 applicants, the winners of the third annual Miller Urban Entrepreneurs Business Grant Competition each walked away with $20,000 to fund their business ventures or implement expansions.
Editorial is the heart of our company," said UCG partner Dan Brown about his pride in the company's unprecedented feat in winning nine awards this year in the Foundation's "excellence in newsletter journalism" competition.