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English definition of “bearer”

bearer

noun [C]     /ˈbeə.rər/ US  /ˈber.ɚ/
a person whose job is to carry something, or a person who brings a message : He was a coffin bearer at his father's funeral . I'm sorry to be the bearer of bad news .Transferring and transporting objectsMessengers and people who deliver things specialized finance & economics the person who owns an official document or banknote Having and owning - general words
(Definition of bearer noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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