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English definition of “bidder”

bidder

noun [C]     /ˈbɪd.ər/ US  //
someone who offers to pay a particular amount of money for something: In an auction , goods or property are sold to the highest bidder (= the person who offers the most money ).People who buy thingsTraders, merchants and entrepreneurs
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