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- Having a relationship of rivalry.
2007 October 12, Stephen Holden, “At New York Film Festival: Upheaval in Iran, fiasco in Westchester”, The New York Times, archived from the original on June 5, 2015:
2015 September 12, Steven Erlanger, “Are Western values losing their sway? [print version: Did liberalism win? It's not clear, International New York Times, 14 September 2015, p. 7]”, The New York Times:
- Western universalism was real, if rivalrous.
- (economics, of a good) Which can be consumed by no more than one person at the same time.
which can be consumed by one person