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makernoun [C]

uk   /ˈmeɪ.kər/  us   /ˈmeɪ.kɚ/
B2 the people or company that make something: They're the biggest maker of fast-food products in the UK The makers of the film will want to see a decent return on their investment.
your Maker
God: humorous He's gone to meet his Maker (= he has died).
a person or machine that makes the stated thing: a filmmaker a dressmaker a watchmaker car makers policy-makers a coffee maker

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-makersuffix

a person, company, or machine that makes a particular thing: Who are the policy-makers in the department? a coffee-maker

makernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈmeɪkər/
PRODUCTION a person or company that makes a particular type of product: Makers of the latest mobile email device have settled a lawsuit that threatened to cut off their service. The merchandise was returned to the maker. a car/computer/software, etc. maker
(Definition of -maker from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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