enterpriser

enterpriser

[en-ter-prahy-zer]
noun
a person who undertakes or engages in some enterprise; entrepreneur.

Origin:
1515–25; enterprise + -er1

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enterprise (ˈɛntəˌpraɪz)
 
n
1.  a project or undertaking, esp one that requires boldness or effort
2.  participation in such projects
3.  readiness to embark on new ventures; boldness and energy
4.  a.  initiative in business
 b.  (as modifier): the enterprise culture
5.  a business unit; a company or firm
 
[C15: from Old French entreprise (n), from entreprendre from entre- between (from Latin: inter-) + prendre to take, from Latin prehendere to grasp]
 
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