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subscriber

[ suhb-skrahy-ber ]
/ səbˈskraɪ bər /
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noun

a person, company, etc., that subscribes, as to a publication or concert series.
a homeowner, apartment dweller, business, etc., that pays a monthly charge to be connected to a television cable service.
a person who promises to donate a sum of money, purchase stock, etc.

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Origin of subscriber

First recorded in 1590–1600; subscribe + -er1

OTHER WORDS FROM subscriber

non·sub·scrib·er, nounpre·sub·scrib·er, noun
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