concessionaire

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con·ces·sion·aire

 (kən-sĕsh′ə-nâr′)
n.
The holder or operator of a concession.

[French concessionnaire, from concession, concession, from Latin concessiō; see concession.]
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concessionaire

,

concessionnaire

,

concessioner

or

concessionary

n
(Commerce) someone who holds or operates a concession
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con•ces•sion•aire

(kənˌsɛʃ əˈnɛər)

also con•ces•sion•er

(-ˈsɛʃ ə nər)

n.
the owner, operator, or holder of a concession.
[1860–65; < French concessionnaire. See concession, -aire]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.concessionaire - someone who holds or operates a concessionconcessionaire - someone who holds or operates a concession
small businessman - a businessman who runs a business employing less than 100 people
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Translations

concessionaire

[kənˌseʃəˈnɛəʳ] N (esp US) → concesionario/a m/f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

concessionaire

[kənˌsɛʃəˈnɛər] nconcessionnaire mf
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

concessionaire

n (Comm) → Konzessionär m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

concessionaire

[kənˌsɛʃəˈnɛəʳ] n (Comm) → concessionario
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in periodicals archive ?
The concessionnaires signed an agreement for commencement of construction at the site in 2009 but some factor stalled the dry port project commencement.
Mais elle aurait plutot prefere emettre un rappel a l'ordre a l'endroit des concessionnaires pour le respect de certaines dispositions de la loi 31-08 portant sur la protection du consommateur.
Nongovernment organizations have been asking the government before the new year to stop private concessionnaires from increasing the water rates they are allowed under their contract with the Metropolitan Water Service System.
L'exoneration etant maintenue, les concessionnaires ne peuvent que s'en rejouir, du moins par rapport a cet aspect.
A l'instar de toute l'economie, le climat politique pese de tout son poids sur le secteur des concessionnaires de voitures qui pese quelque 1400 MDT en chiffre d'affaires et 10.000 en emplois directs.
Mais paradoxalement cela n'a pas empeche les elus de critiquer les concessionnaires coupables , a leurs yeux, de s'enrichir sur le dos des consommateurs.
D'un mois a l'autre, les immatriculations de voitures neuves enregistrent une expansion a deux chiffres, a la grande joie des concessionnaires et des societes de financement.
Mais paradoxalement cela nae1/4aoa pas empUuo"chUu[c] les Uu[c]lus de critiquer les concessionnaires coupables , Uu leurs yeux, de sae1/4aoenrichir sur le dos des consommateurs.