"dealer" in the noun sense
1. trader, bargainer, dealer, monger
someone who purchases and maintains an inventory of goods to be sold
a firm engaged in trading
a seller of illicit goods
"a dealer in stolen goods"
4. principal, dealer
the major party to a financial transaction at a stock exchange buys and sells for his own account
the person who distributes the playing cards in a card game
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