businessperson busi‧ness‧per‧son [ˈbɪznsˌpɜːsn ǁ -ˌpɜːr-] noun businesspeople PLURALFORM [-ˌpiːpl] [countable usually plural] JOBS
a businessman or businesswoman:

• The hotel is owned by a group of Japanese businesspeople.

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businessperson UK US (also business person) /ˈbɪznɪsˌpɜːsən/ noun [C]
(plural businesspeople) someone who works in business, especially someone with an important position in a company or someone who owns a company: »

The typical businessperson experiences 170 interactions per day - phone calls, hallway conversations, emails.

See also BUSINESSMAN(Cf. ↑businessman), BUSINESSWOMAN(Cf. ↑businesswoman)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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