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Definition: Disintermediary

What is the dictionary definition of Disintermediary?

Dictionary Definition

Of or pertaining to disintermediation.

Full Definition of Disintermediary

A medium which permits the consumer to purchase goods and services directly from the producer. This enables the consumer to cut costs as the middleman is eliminated from the supply chain. Online shopping is an example of a disintermediary because it allows manufacturers and consumers to interact directly with each other.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Disintermediary are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 8th December, 2019 | 4 Views.