anti-profiteering

adjective
an·​ti-prof·​i·​teer·​ing | \ˌan-tē-ˌprä-fə-ˈtir-iŋ, ˌan-tī-\

Definition of anti-profiteering 

: opposing, preventing, or punishing profiteering an anti–profiteering law

First Known Use of anti-profiteering

1912, in the meaning defined above

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