As nouns the difference between cartel and syndicate
is that cartel
is a group of businesses or nations that collude to limit competition within an industry or market while syndicate
is a group of individuals or companies formed to transact some specific business, or to promote a common interest; a self-coordinating group.
As a verb syndicate is
to become a syndicate.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
A group of businesses or nations that collude to limit competition within an industry or market.
A combination of political groups (notably parties) for common action.
A written letter of defiance or challenge.
* Sir Walter Scott
*, Folio Society, 2006, p.22:
- He is cowed at the very idea of a cartel .
An official agreement concerning the exchange of prisoners.
- Xerxes'' whipped the Sea, and writ a cartell of defiance to the hill ''Athos .
(nautical) A ship used to negotiate with an enemy in time of war, and to exchange prisoners.
A group of individuals or companies formed to transact some specific business, or to promote a common interest; a self-coordinating group.
A similar group of gangsters engaged in organized crime.
A chain of newspapers, or an agency that distributes features to multiple newspapers.
The office or jurisdiction of a syndic; a council or body of syndics.
- (Bishop Burnet)
* (roughly) — business partners
To become a syndicate.
To put under the control of a group acting as a unit.
To release media content through a syndicate to be published or broadcast through multiple outlets.