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businessman

noun [C] uk   /ˈbɪz.nɪs.mən/ (plural -men   /-mən/   ) us  
A2 a man who works in business, especially one who has a high position in a company: He was a successful businessman before becoming a writer.Traders, merchants and entrepreneursPeople who sell thingsPeople who buy things
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