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developer

noun [C] (BUILDER)    /dɪˈvel.ə.pər/ US  /-pɚ/
C2 a person or company that makes money from buying land, building new houses, shops, or offices, or by changing existing buildings to sell or rent: a property developerConstruction work and workers
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