from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. One who supplies; a provider.
- n. Someone who assists (sets up) a goal.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who supplies.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who or that which supplies.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. someone whose business is to supply a particular service or commodity
The first buyers get less of a bargain but now the supplier is able to charge a lower price to more consumers.
An appeal was made to GM executives to waive the 3% kick back, which they call a supplier giveback and pay for the increased costs of raw materials.
"We look at those (measures) to gauge how a supplier is doing," says David Theno, who developed the safety program at Jack in the Box before retiring last year.
Specifically the American Space Access Act extends the life of the space shuttle until either NASA's next generation space system, Constellation, comes online or a domestic supplier is certified by NASA as capable of taking humans into space and docking with the space station.
I do know for a fact that Mexico is a main supplier of illegal drugs coming into this country.
Afghanistan's reputation as the world's leading narcotics supplier is well-known, but in a squalid ruin in Kabul, the country hides a darker secret - a huge home grown drug addiction problem now on the brink of fueling an HIV/AIDS epidemic.
Another could be a backlash of resource nationalism in supplier nations like China.
And although federal records also show schools in at least six states — including Illinois — were entitled to the Beef Packers meat, officials at the state and federal level say ground beef from one supplier is often mixed with other orders from other suppliers before being shipped to states.
I will tell you my main supplier has a metric s#i+load of both .270 and. 270WSM (they are out of the wolf and prvi partizan as we speak).
Boeing Co., still struggling with workmanship issues from a major Italian supplier, is again pausing factory deliveries of components for the new 787 Dreamliner while the latest problems are resolved.