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client

noun [C] uk   /ˈklaɪ.ənt/ us  

client noun [C] (CUSTOMER)

B2 a customer or someone who receives services: Mr Black has been a client of this firm for many years. We always aim to give our clients personal attention.
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client noun [C] (COMPUTER)

a computer that is connected to a server (= large central computer) from which it gets information
Translations of “client”
in Korean 고객…
in Arabic عَميل…
in French client/-ente…
in Turkish müşteri, müvekkil/müvekkile…
in Italian cliente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 顧客, 客戶, 顧客,主顧…
in Russian клиент…
in Polish klient/ka…
in Spanish cliente…
in Portuguese cliente…
in German der/die Klient(in), der/die Kunde/Kundin…
in Catalan client, -a…
in Japanese 依頼人, 顧客, クライアント…
in Chinese (Simplified) 顾客, 客户, 顾客,主顾…
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