Other forms: distributers

Definitions of distributer
  1. noun
    someone who markets merchandise
    synonyms: distributor
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    jobber, middleman, wholesaler
    someone who buys large quantities of goods and resells to merchants rather than to the ultimate customers
    retail merchant, retailer
    a merchant who sells goods at retail
    ship chandler
    a dealer in equipment and supplies for ships
    wool stapler
    a dealer in wool
    a retail dealer in provisions and supplies
    someone to whom a license is granted
    meat packer, packer
    a wholesaler in the meat-packing business
    type of:
    provider, supplier
    someone whose business is to supply a particular service or commodity
  2. noun
    electrical device that distributes voltage to the spark plugs of a gasoline engine in the order of the firing sequence
    synonyms: distributor, electrical distributor
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    electrical device
    a device that produces or is powered by electricity
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