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Competition is the act of striving against another force for the purpose of achieving dominance or attaining a reward or goal, or out of a biological imperative such as survival.

Competition is a term widely used in several fields, including biochemistry, business, ecology, economics, music, politics, and sports.

Competition may be between two or more forces, life forms, agents, systems, individuals, or groups, depending on the context in which the term is used.

Note:   The above text is excerpted from the Wikipedia article "Competition", which has been released under the GNU Free Documentation License.
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