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high priest

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1 a person who actively supports or favors a cause
  • the high priest of tax relief for the state's property owners

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2 one who brings an art or science to full realization
  • as the high priest of nouvelle cuisine, he was enormously influential in the food world

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The first known use of high priest was in the 15th century

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“High priest.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/high%20priest. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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