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trader

noun [C] uk   /ˈtreɪ.dər/ us    /-dɚ/
C2 a person who buys and sells things: a wool/sugar trader His father is a market trader, selling fruit and vegetables. a person who buys and sells company shares or money: a stock/currency/futures trader He is a well-known trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.
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