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shipper1

[ship-er] /ˈʃɪp ər/
noun
1.
a person who ships goods or makes shipments.
Origin
late Old English
1100
before 1100; 1745-55 for current sense; late Old English scipere sailor (not recorded in ME); see ship1, -er1
Related forms
nonshipper, noun

shipper2

[ship-er] /ˈʃɪp ər/
noun, Slang.
1.
a person who takes an interest in a romantic relationship between fictional characters or famous people, whether or not the romance actually exists, as by writing fan fiction:
Harry Potter/Hermione Granger shippers.
Origin
1990-95; shortening of earlier relationshipper (in the same sense)
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  • The dry bulk shipper reported an unexpected profit this morning.
  • Most people transport their car overseas by contracting with an auto shipper specializing in.
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British Dictionary definitions for shipper

shipper

/ˈʃɪpə/
noun
1.
a person or company in the business of shipping freight
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