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fountain

noun

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a point or place at which something is invented or provided
  • regards the Bible as the fountain of all truth concerning the Divinity

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The first known use of fountain was in the 14th century

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“Fountain.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fountain. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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