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English definition of “he who pays the piper calls the tune.”

he who pays the piper calls the tune.

saying
said to emphasize that the person who is paying someone to do something can decide how it should be done
(Definition of he who pays the piper calls the tune. from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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