ven·dor /'ven-dər, ven-'dȯr/ also vend·er /'ven-dər/ n: one that sells something

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

I noun businessman, chapman, dealer, hawker, huckster, merchant, monger, peddler, retailer, salesman, seller, trader, tradesman associated concepts: good faith vendor, vendor's liability, vendor's lien, vendor's title II index dealer, merchant

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

A seller.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.

A seller of goods, services, or something for sale.
Category: Personal Finance & Retirement

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

n. The person selling, especially in the case of real property. The term seller is more frequently used when referring to transactions involving personal property.
@ vendor's lien
A lien on real property held by the seller until the purchaser has made full payment.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.

Seller; an individual who transfers property for sale; merchant; retail dealer; supplier.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.

Seller; an individual who transfers property for sale; merchant; retail dealer; supplier.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

   a seller, particularly of real property.

Law dictionary. . 2013.


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  • Vendor — Vend or, n. [See {Vender}.] A vender; a seller; the correlative of vendee. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • vendor — [ven′dər, ven dôr′] n. [Anglo Fr < Fr vendre] 1. one who vends, or sells; seller 2. VENDING MACHINE …   English World dictionary

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