An individual or entity, such as a securities firm, when it acts as a principal and stands ready to buy and sell for its own account. More generally, an individual or entity which buys and sells products and holds an inventory.

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The drug dealer was really bad and he went to prison for a long time and that made the community a better place.

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John Smith bought his 1959 Ford Mercury through Ray Adams Ford, one of the largest dealers of classic cars in the nation.

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The car dealer showed us around the lot for a good 2 hours until we finally decided that there were no cars on the lot that appealed to us.

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