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progenitornoun [C]

uk   /prəʊˈdʒen.ɪ.tər/  us   /proʊˈdʒen.ɪ.t̬ɚ/ formal
a ​person who first ​thinks of something and ​causes it to ​happen: Marx was the progenitor of ​communism.
(Definition of progenitor from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “progenitor”
in Chinese (Simplified) 先驱,前辈…
in Chinese (Traditional) 先驅,前輩…
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