manufacturer

[man-yuh-fak-cher-er]
noun
1.
a person, group, or company that owns or runs a manufacturing plant.
2.
a person, group, or company that manufactures.

Origin:
1710–20; manufacture + -er1

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manufacturer (ˌmænjʊˈfæktʃərə)
 
n
a person or business concern that manufactures goods or owns a factory

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manufacturer
1719, "worker in a manufacturing establishment," from manufacture (q.v.). Meaning "one who employs workers in manufacturing" is from 1752.
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