Definitions

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  • n. contemporaries of the same status

Etymologies

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Examples

  • To obtain it, I divided the first number, the market-value-to-sales ratio, by the second, the peer group average.

    THE NEW MARKET LEADERS

  • Carol Salisberry concluded, Based on the information given in peer group interviews, it seems that the Walters had a variety of parties and also small group gatherings at their home.

    Space Ships of the Visitors

  • Nordstrom’s peer group included other larger retailers, such as Saks Fifth Avenue, the Gap, Inc., TJX Companies, Inc., and Rite Aid Corp. These were the retailers that had sales closest to Nordstrom’s six years ago.

    THE NEW MARKET LEADERS

  • s peer group was composed of similar-sized media and entertainment companies, not just Internet companies; Coca-Cola was compared with peers that included the largest consumer nondurables companies globally.

    THE NEW MARKET LEADERS

  • “In teen-think,” reports Sheila Anne Feeney of New York’s Daily News, “owning a pager means you are so important you cannot be disconnected from the collective pulse of your peer group even for a moment.

    The Right Word in the Right Place at the Right Time

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