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maker

noun [C] uk   /ˈmeɪ.kər/ us    /-kɚ/
B2 the people or company that make something: They're the biggest maker of fast-food products in the UK. The makers of the film will want to see a decent return on their investment. your Maker God: humorous He's gone to meet his Maker (= he has died). a person or machine that makes the stated thing: a film-maker a dressmaker a watchmaker car-makers policy-makers a coffee/tea-maker
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