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developer

noun
     
de‧vel‧op‧er
1 [countable]BBTB a person or company that makes money by buying land and then building houses, factories etc on it:
2 [countable] a person or an organization that works on a new idea, product etc to make it successful:
software developers
3 [uncountable and countable]TCP a chemical substance used for making images appear on film or photographic paper

➔ late developer

at late1 (7)

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