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tying

Definition of tying

  1. present participle of tie





TYING Defined for Kids

tying

Definition of tying for Students

  1. present participle of tie




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tying

adjective ty·ing

Legal Definition of tying

  1. :  of, relating to, or being an arrangement or agreement in which a seller will sell a product to a buyer only if the buyer will also buy another product; also :  of or being the product that will not be sold without the other



Additional Notes on tying

A tying arrangement violates antitrust laws.


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