bellwethers

plural of bellwether
as in leaders
one that takes the lead or sets an example the state has a long history of being an early and reliable bellwether in presidential elections

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“Bellwethers.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bellwethers. Accessed 30 May. 2024.

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