vendor

[ven-der; especially contrastively ven-dawr]
noun
1.
a person or agency that sells.
Also, vender.


Origin:
1585–95; < Anglo-French vendo(u)r < Latin venditor. See vend, -or2

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vendor or vender (ˈvɛndɔː, ˈvɛndə)
 
n
1.  chiefly law a person who sells something, esp real property
2.  another name for vending machine
 
vender or vender
 
n

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vendor
1590s, from late Anglo-Fr. vendor, from vendre "to vend," from L. vendere "to sell" (see vend).
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Example sentences
Lucky for me, food vendors were whipping up tasty mushroom treats for me to try
  using only the good ones.
The silence of the day would be broken intermittently by the calls of the
  vendors.
Zines for sale at one of the many vendors' exhibits.
Catering trucks and a ice cream vendors were doing a land office business.
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