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pacesetter

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noun pace·set·ter \ˈpās-ˌse-tər\

Simple Definition of pacesetter

  • : a person who runs ahead of the other runners in a race in order to set a pace

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of pacesetter

  1. :  pacemaker 1

pacesetting

play \-tiŋ\ adjective

Examples of pacesetter in a sentence

  1. <a company that has been a pacesetter in its field for offering health care benefits to employees>



1895

First Known Use of pacesetter

1895


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