Meaning of “sender” in the English Dictionary

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"sender" in British English

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sendernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsen.dər/ us /ˈsen.dɚ/

a person who sends something:

Postage stamps were introduced in Britain in 1840 as a way of showing that the sender had paid for the letter to be delivered.
The letter came back with "return to sender - not known at this address" written on it.

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

"sender" in Business English

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sendernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsendər/ us

COMMUNICATIONS a person or organization that sends something:

The package was returned to the sender.

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

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