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Meaning of “dealer” in the English Dictionary

"dealer" in British English

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dealernoun [C]

uk   /ˈdiː.lər/  us   /-lɚ/
B2 a ​person who ​trades in something: a ​second-handcar dealer an ​antiques dealer drug dealers the ​person who ​deals the ​cards in a ​game

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(Definition of dealer from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"dealer" in American English

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dealernoun [C]

 us   /ˈdi·lər/
a ​person or ​company that ​buys and ​sells something: an ​antiques dealer a used-car dealer
(Definition of dealer from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"dealer" in Business English

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dealernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈdiːlər/
COMMERCE a ​company or a ​person that ​sells a particular ​type of ​product: a ​car/​auto/motor dealer art/​arms/​scrap metal dealer
UK (US trader) FINANCE, STOCK MARKET a ​person or ​company that ​buys and ​sellsshares, ​currencies, etc.: Bonuses ​paid to City of London dealers ​rosesharply this ​year.
(Definition of dealer from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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