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English definition of “tycoon”

tycoon

noun [C]     /taɪˈkuːn/
a person who has succeeded in business or industry and has become very rich and powerful: a business/property/shipping tycoonTraders, merchants and entrepreneursPeople who sell thingsPeople who buy thingsWealthy people
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