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trendsetter

noun [C] uk   /ˈtrendˌset.ər/ us    /-ˌset̬.ɚ/
a person, organization, etc. that starts new fashions, especially in clothes: They are not only the biggest fast food chain, but also the industry's trendsetter.
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