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"grower" in British English

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growernoun [C]

uk   /ˈɡrəʊ.ər/  us   /ˈɡroʊ.ɚ/
a ​person who ​growslargeamounts of a ​particularplant or ​crop in ​order to ​sell them a ​plant that ​grows in a ​particular way: The new ​varieties of ​wheat are good growers ​even in ​poorsoil.
(Definition of grower from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"grower" in American English

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growernoun [C]

 us   /ˈɡroʊ·ər/
a ​person or ​company that ​cultivates a ​particularplant or ​crop in ​order to ​sell it: citrus growers
(Definition of grower from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"grower" in Business English

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growernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈɡrəʊər/ PRODUCTION
a ​person or ​company that ​grows a particular ​plant or ​crop in ​order to ​sell it: The ​subsidiesallow growers to ​sell for less than the ​cost of ​production. The severe cold last winter ​wiped out many ​smaller growers. citrus/coffee/cotton growers apple/tobacco/sugar growers
(Definition of grower from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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