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businessman

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈbɪznɪsmən/ ( plural businessmen)
a man who works in business, especially one with an important position in a company or who owns his own company: a successful businessman
a man who understands a lot about business and making money: a good/shrewd businessman A shrewd businessman, he knew how to make a profit from his inventions. →  See also businessperson , businesswoman
Translations of “businessman”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指公司高層的)商界人士, 實業家…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指公司高层的)商界人士, 实业家…
(Definition of businessman from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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