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niche

  
  ( niches    plural  )
1       n-count   A niche in the market is a specific area of marketing which has its own particular requirements, customers, and products.     (BUSINESS)   usu with supp  
I think we have found a niche in the toy market...     
2       adj   Niche marketing is the practice of dividing the market into specialized areas for which particular products are made. A niche market is one of these specialized areas.     (BUSINESS)   ADJ n  
Many media experts see such all-news channels as part of a general move towards niche marketing..., The Japanese are able to supply niche markets because of their flexible production methods.     
3       n-count   A niche is a hollow area in a wall which has been made to hold a statue, or a natural hollow part in a hill or cliff.  
Above him, in a niche on the wall, sat a tiny veiled Ganesh, the elephant god..., There was a niche in the rock where the path ended.     
4       n-count   Your niche is the job or activity which is exactly suitable for you.  
usu poss N  
Simon Lane quickly found his niche as a busy freelance model maker.     
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See also:

nice, nicely, nicety, nickel

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