developer

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noun de·vel·op·er \-lə-pər\

Definition of developer

  1. :  one that develops: such asa :  a chemical used to develop exposed photographic materialsb :  a person who develops real estatec :  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

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First Known Use of developer

1796


DEVELOPER Defined for English Language Learners

developer

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Definition of developer for English Language Learners

  • : 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



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