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merchant

noun /ˈməːtʃənt/
a trader, especially wholesale, in goods of a particular kind
comerciante, mayorista
a timber/tea/wine merchant.
merchant marine/navy/service noun the ships of a country that are employed in trading, and their crews
marina mercante
His son has joined the merchant navy.
merchant ship noun a ship involved in trade.
barco mercante, buque mercante
(Definition of merchant from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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