vendor

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noun ven·dor \ˈven-dər, for 1 also ven-ˈdȯr\
variants: or less commonly

vender

play \ˈven-dər\

Examples of vendor in a sentence

  1. we're thinking of making a deal with that other software vendor

Origin and Etymology of vendor

borrowed from Anglo-French vendur, vendour, from vendre “to sell” + -ur, -our 1-or — more at vend


First Known Use: 1594


VENDOR Defined for English Language Learners

vendor

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noun ven·dor \ˈven-dər, for 1 also ven-ˈdȯr\

Definition of vendor for English Language Learners

  • : a person who sells things especially on the street

  • : a business that sells a particular type of product


Law Dictionary

vendor

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noun ven·dor \ˈven-dər, ven-ˈdȯr\
variants: also

vender

\ˈven-dər\ play

Legal Definition of vendor

  1. :  one that sells something



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