Meaning of “vendor” in the English Dictionary

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

"vendor" in American English

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vendornoun [ C ]

us /ˈven·dər/

a person or company that sells goods or services:

Our company deals with many vendors of women’s clothing.

A vendor is also a person who sells food or goods on the street:

a hot dog vendor
a street vendor

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

"vendor" in Business English

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vendornoun [ C ]

US also vender uk /ˈvendɔːr/ us

COMMERCE a company or person that sells a particular product:

They are the nation's leading vendor of organic dairy products.
software vendors
Street vendors sell hot dogs outside the museum.

LAW, PROPERTY someone who is selling something, especially property:

The purchaser and vendor need to agree the details of the contract.

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