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magnate

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈmæɡneɪt/
someone who has become very rich and successful in business or industry, especially someone who owns a large organization that they started themselves: a newspaper/oil/shipping/steel, etc. magnate Jacqueline Kennedy married the Greek shipping magnate, Aristotle Onassis.
Translations of “magnate”
in Spanish magnate…
in French magnat…
in German der Magnat…
in Chinese (Traditional) 富豪,大亨, 工商界巨頭…
in Russian магнат…
in Turkish patron, kodaman, zengin…
in Chinese (Simplified) 富豪,大亨, 工商业巨头…
in Polish magnat…
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