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"vendor" in British English

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vendornoun [C]

uk   /ˈven.dər/  us   /-dɚ/ formal or specialized
(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 ​sellsgoods or ​services: Our ​companydeals with many vendors of women’s ​clothing. A vendor is also a ​person who ​sellsfood or ​goods on the ​street: a ​hotdog 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   us   /ˈvendɔːr/
COMMERCE a ​company or ​person that ​sells a particular ​product: They are the nation's ​leading vendor of ​organic dairy ​products. software vendors Street vendorssell 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)
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