vendor [ven′dər, ven dôr′]
The definition of a vendor is a person selling something.
An example of a vendor is a man with a stall at a farmer's market who is selling tomatoes.
A vendor sells tomatoes at a farmer's market.
vendor definition by Webster's New World
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- one who vends, or sells; seller
- vending machine
Origin: Anglo-French ; from French vendre
vendor definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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also vend·er noun
- One that sells or vends: a street vendor; a vendor of software products on the Web.
- A vending machine.
vendor - Business Definition
The American Heritage® Dictionary of Business Terms Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
The seller of goods, services, or real property. Giant food service operator Sysco Corporation is a well-known vendor.
vendor - Computer Definition
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An organization that sells something. In this publication, vendor refers to both manufacturers and distributors as long as they sell products to the general public.
vendor - Investment & Finance Definition
person or company that supplies goods or services to a business.Webster's New World Finance and Investment Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Indianapolis, Indiana. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
vendor - Legal Definition
The person selling,
especially in the case of real property. The term seller is more frequently used when referring to
transactions involving personal property.
A lien on real property held by the seller until the purchaer has
made full payment.