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dealer

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈdiːlər/
COMMERCE a company or a person that sells a particular type of product: a car/auto/motor dealer art/arms/scrap metal dealer
UK (US trader) FINANCE, STOCK MARKET a person or company that buys and sells shares, currencies, etc.: Bonuses paid to City of London dealers rose sharply this year. → See also primary dealer, wheeler dealer
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