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producer

noun [C] uk   /prəˈdjuː.sər/ us    /-ˈduː.sɚ/

producer noun [C] (FILM/MUSIC)

B2 a person who makes the practical and financial arrangements needed to make a film, play, or television or radio programme: a film/Hollywood/movie producer
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a person who makes the practical and financial arrangements needed to make a CD or other recording: a record producer

producer noun [C] (MAKER)

C1 a company, country, or person that provides goods, especially those that are produced by an industrial process or grown or obtained through farming, usually in large amounts: egg producers gas/oil producers Australia is one of the world's main producers of wool.
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