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founding father

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a person who establishes a whole new field of endeavor
  • Theodor Herzl is often credited as the founding father of modern Zionism

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The first known use of founding father was in 1886

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“Founding father.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/founding%20father. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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