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buying agentnoun [C]

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COMMERCE a ​person or ​company that ​buys something for someone else: Produce was ​bought by a ​buyingagent on behalf of the ​tradingcompanies.
PROPERTY a ​person or ​company that helps someone else ​buy a ​property such as a ​house: In some ​states, the ​buyingagent and ​sellingagent can ​work for the same ​agency.
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