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wholesaler

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noun whole·sal·er \ˈhōl-ˌsā-lər\

Simple Definition of wholesaler

  • : a person or company that sells things to businesses and not to individuals

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of wholesaler

  1. :  a merchant middleman who sells chiefly to retailers, other merchants, or industrial, institutional, and commercial users mainly for resale or business use

Examples of wholesaler in a sentence

  1. a leading wholesaler in the book business



1857

First Known Use of wholesaler

1857



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