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enterpriser

[en-ter-prahy-zer] /ˈɛn tərˌpraɪ zər/
noun
1.
a person who undertakes or engages in some enterprise; entrepreneur.
Origin of enterpriser
1515-1525
First recorded in 1515-25; enterprise + -er1
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  • To the enterpriser, cost seems the cause of the value of a product.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • The enterpriser guarantees to the capitalist-lender a fixed return.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • Every enterpriser is to some extent specializing as a risk-taker.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • The enterpriser can estimate these chances better than most men.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • The task of the enterpriser is to get together the essential factors to secure valuable products.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • The enterpriser, looking upon the cost of most of the factors as fixed, seeks to combine them as economically as possible.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • The right proportioning and skilful substitution of the factors is a delicate technical task for the enterpriser.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • Any enterpriser seeking it for any other use finds its "cost" affected by its various alternative uses.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • The enterpriser gives to other workers a definite amount for services applied to distant ends.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter
  • In this naive view the enterpriser is so independent of the market that he can pay much or little as he pleases.

    The Principles of Economics Frank A. Fetter

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