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noun de·vel·op·er \-lə-pər\

Simple Definition of developer

  • : a person or company that builds and sells houses or other buildings on a piece of land

  • : a person or company that creates computer software

  • : a chemical that is used to develop photographs

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of developer

  1. :  one that develops: as a :  a chemical used to develop exposed photographic materials b :  a person who develops real estate c :  a person or company that develops computer software

Examples of developer in a sentence

  1. <the developer of software that is used the world over>



1796

First Known Use of developer

1796



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