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English definition of “bookseller”


noun [C]     /ˈbʊkˌselər/ US   //
COMMERCE a company that owns one or more bookshops, or that sells books on the internet: The online bookseller features a sales rating for all the books it sells. The book is available from all major booksellers.
(Definition of bookseller noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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