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enterpriser

[en-ter-prahy-zer] /ˈɛn tərˌpraɪ zər/
noun
1.
a person who undertakes or engages in some enterprise; entrepreneur.
Origin of enterpriser
1515-1525
1515-25; enterprise + -er1
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  • In a more primitive industry each man is wage-earner, capitalist, and enterpriser combined in one.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • To the enterpriser, cost seems the cause of the value of a product.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • The first loss falls on the enterpriser, and the chance of loss to the lender is in large part, though not entirely, eliminated.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • The enterpriser can estimate these chances better than most men.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • The enterpriser gives to other workers a definite amount for services applied to distant ends.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • Chief among these is the wisdom of the enterpriser in planning and conducting the business.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • They ignore further that the enterpriser's function is a productive and essential one.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • The enterpriser is the economic buffer; economic forces are transmitted through him.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • The enterpriser guarantees to the capitalist-lender a fixed return.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • The enterpriser, looking upon the cost of most of the factors as fixed, seeks to combine them as economically as possible.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter

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