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bookmaker

book·mak·er

bookmaker

 
pronunciation:
bUk meI kr
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: one involved in the making of books.
definition 2: one whose business is taking wagers on sporting events, esp. horse racing; bookie.
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derivations: bookmaking (adj.), bookmaking (n.)