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buyer

noun [C] uk   /ˈbaɪ.ər/ us    //
B1 someone who buys something expensive such as a house: He's still looking for a buyer for his house. someone whose job it is to decide what will be bought by a company: She's the buyer for a stylish boutique in Dublin.
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in Korean 구매자…
in Arabic شار…
in Portuguese comprador, -ora…
in Catalan comprador, -a…
in Japanese 買い手, 購入者…
in Italian compratore, -trice…
in Chinese (Traditional) 購買者,買主, 買手,採購員,採買人員…
in Russian покупатель…
in Turkish alıcı, alışveriş yapan kişi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 购买者,买主, 采购员…
in Polish kupując-y/a, nabywca…
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