Stockist vs Seller - What's the difference?

stockist | seller |


As a noun stockist

is a retailer or distributor who has stocks of a certain type of item for sale.

As a proper noun seller is

an english and scottish topographic surname, derived from either of several places named sell.

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stockist

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A retailer or distributor who has stocks of a certain type of item for sale.
  • I need a replacement cartridge but I can't find a stockist .

    seller

    English

    Etymology 1

    From (sell) + (-er).

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Someone who sells; a vender; a clerk
  • Alisha was a seller of fine books.
  • Something which sells
  • Two of the books Alisha authored had become banner sellers .

    Etymology 2

    Alternative forms.

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Anagrams

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