Meaning of “handler” in the English Dictionary

"handler" in American English

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handlernoun [ C ]

us /ˈhænd·lər, ˈhæn·dəl·ər/

a person who trains and takes care of animals, esp. as a job:

a dog handler

(Definition of “handler” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"handler" in Business English

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handlernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈhændlər/ us

TRANSPORT a company that moves goods from one place to another:

a cargo/freight handler They are China's largest domestic cargo handler.

PRODUCTION someone who touches products with their hands while doing their job:

The institute would like to see food handlers get more training in food safety.

MANAGEMENT a person who advises or manages someone in their work, especially someone important or famous:

Williams, however, is convinced Gosling and his handlers have made the wrong career move.

(Definition of “handler” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)