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trade

noun /treid/
the buying and selling of goods
der Handel
Japan does a lot of trade with Britain.
(a) business, occupation, or job
das Gewerbe
He’s in the jewellery trade.
trader noun a person who trades
der/die Händler(in)
a market trader
trademark nouns ( tradename) an officially registered mark or name belonging to a particular company, and not to be used by anyone else, that is put on all goods made by the company.
die Schutzmarke
tradesman /ˈtreidz-/ noun a shopkeeper.
der/die Ladeninhaber(in)
a workman in a skilled job
der Handwerker
trade(s) union a group of workers of the same trade who join together to bargain with employers for fair wages, better working conditions etc
die Gewerkschaft
Are you a member of a trade union?
trade(s) unionist (trade(s) unionism) ).
der/die Gewerkschafterler(in)
trade wind a wind that blows towards the equator (from the north-east and south-east)
der Passat
The trade winds keep the surface water of the Eastern Pacific cool.
trade in (trade-in)
in Zahlung geben
(Definition of trade from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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