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investor

noun [C] uk   /ɪnˈves.tər/  us   /-t̬ɚ/
B2 a person who puts money into something in order to make a profit or get an advantage: A New York investor offered to acquire the company's shares for $13 each. Small investors (= people who invest only a small amount of money) are hoping that the markets will improve.
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in Korean 투자가…
in Arabic مُستَثمِر…
in Portuguese investidor, -ora…
in Catalan inversor, -a…
in Japanese 投資家…
in Italian investitore, -trice…
in Chinese (Traditional) 投資者…
in Russian инвестор…
in Turkish yatırımcı, mudî, yatırım yapan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 投资者…
in Polish inwestor…
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