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market research

noun

Simple Definition of market research

  • : research that is done to get information about what people want to buy, why they want to buy it, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of market research

  1. :  research into the size, location, and makeup of a product market

market researcher

noun

1926

First Known Use of market research

1926


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