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end user

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noun
the ultimate user for whom a machine, as a computer, or product, as a computer program, is designed.
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Origin of end user

First recorded in 1960–65

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British Dictionary definitions for end user

end user

noun
  1. (in international trading) the person, organization, or nation that will be the ultimate recipient of goods, esp such as arms or advanced technology
  2. (as modifier)an end-user certificate
computing the ultimate destination, such as a program or operator, of information that is being transferred within a system
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