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Definition of

consumer

Economics

somebody using product or service somebody who uses a product or service. A consumer may not be the purchaser of a product or service and should be distinguished from a customer, who is the person or organization that purchased the product or service.

Definitions of ’consumer’ and meaning of ’consumer’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’consumer’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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