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English definition of “supporter”


noun [C] (PERSON WHO HELPS)   /səˈpɔr·t̬ər, -ˈpoʊr·t̬ər/
a person who actively helps someone: Supporters of the bill expect it to pass .
(Definition of supporter noun (PERSON WHO HELPS) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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