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maker

noun [C]     /ˈmeɪkər/
PRODUCTION a person or company that makes a particular type of product: Makers of the latest mobile email device have settled a lawsuit that threatened to cut off their service. The merchandise was returned to the maker. a car/computer/software, etc. maker
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