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English definition of “agent”

agent

noun [C] (REPRESENTATIVE)    /ˈeɪ.dʒənt/
B2 a person who acts for or represents another: Please contact our agent in Spain for further information.People who sell thingsTraders, merchants and entrepreneurs a person who represents an actor, artist, or writerArtistsPeople who work in publishing
(Definition of agent noun (REPRESENTATIVE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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