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English definition of “payer”


noun     /ˈpeɪ.ər/ US  /ˈpeɪ.ɚ/
good/bad payer a person who usually pays on time/latePaying and spending money [C] used as a combining form meaning a person who pays something: a tax payerPaying and spending money
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