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baronnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈbær.ən/
a low-ranking ​malemember of the nobility (= ​group of ​people from a high ​socialclass) an ​extremelypowerfulperson in a ​particulararea of ​business: media/​press barons a drug baron
(Definition of baron from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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baronnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈbærən/
a ​person who is extremely powerful in a particular ​area of ​business: a media/​press/​newspaper baron an oil baron a drugs baron
(Definition of baron from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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