UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈklaɪənt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈklaɪənt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(klīənt)

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customer - client
A customer is someone who buys something, especially from a shop.
She's one of our regular customers.
A client is a person or company that receives a service from a professional person or organization in return for payment.
A solicitor and his client were sitting at the next table.
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