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"trader" in British English

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tradernoun [C]

uk   /ˈtreɪ.dər/  us   /-dɚ/
C2 a ​person who ​buys and ​sells things: a ​wool/​sugar trader His ​father is a market trader, ​sellingfruit and ​vegetables. a ​person who ​buys and ​sellscompany shares or ​money: a ​stock/​currency/​futures trader He is a well-known trader on the ​floor of the New York Stock Exchange.
(Definition of trader from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"trader" in American English

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tradernoun [C]

 us   /ˈtreɪ·dər/
someone who ​buys and ​sellsgoods or ​services
(Definition of trader from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"trader" in Business English

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tradernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈtreɪdər/
US ( UK dealer) FINANCE, STOCK MARKET a ​person or ​company that ​buys and ​sellsshares, ​currencies, etc.: It resulted from ​tradinglosses in ​derivatives by a ​single trader at the firm's Singapore ​office. a bond/​currency/​stock trader
COMMERCE a ​person or ​business that ​buys and ​sellsgoods: Supermarkets have ​driven many ​small traders out of ​business.
(Definition of trader from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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