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operator

noun

1 operator

mathematics A symbol or function representing a mathematical operation.

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Roget 799a: stock market, stock exchange, securities exchange; bourse, board; the big board, the New York Stock Exchange; the market, the open market; over-the-counter market; privately traded issues.    commodities exchange, futures exchange, ... show more

Dutch: operator



2 operator

An agent that operates some apparatus or machine:
— The operator of the switchboard.

synonym: manipulator.

Polish: operator

3 operator

Someone who owns or operates a business.

4 operator

A shrewd or unscrupulous person who knows how to circumvent difficulties.

synonyms: hustler, wheeler dealer.

Dutch: computeroperator, operator

5 operator

A speculator who trades aggressively on stock or commodity markets.


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