Meaning of cartel
Pronunciation: (kär-tel'), [key]
- an international syndicate, combine, or trust formed esp. to regulate prices and output in some field of business.
- a coalition of political or special-interest groups having a common cause, as to encourage the passage of a certain law.
- a written agreement between belligerents, esp. for the exchange of prisoners.
- a written challenge to a duel.
- cartel (Thesaurus)