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noun speaker pronunciation in American English /ˈspikər/
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  1. 1
    [countable] someone who gives a speech, or who talks about a subject to a group
    The speaker was interrupted several times.
    She’s a very confident speaker.
    1. a.
      someone who is talking
      Expressions like this show that the speaker is annoyed.
  2. 2
    [countable] someone who is able to speak a particular language
    an English speaker
    a native speaker of French

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