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entrant

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈentrənt/
COMMERCE a company that sells a product or service in a particular place or to a particular group of customers for the first time: entrant to sth As a recent entrant to the Japanese market, the company is at a disadvantage compared to Japanese suppliers.
HR a person who has recently begun working in a particular job or area of work: entrant to sth We are proud of our record in attracting new entrants to our profession.
Translations of “entrant”
in Chinese (Traditional) 新成員, 新會員, 新職員…
in Russian вступающий, поступающий…
in Turkish yarışmacı, yarışmaya giren kişi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 新成员, 新会员, 新职员…
in Polish uczestni-k/czka…
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