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mother lode

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an abundant source
  • the university has long been a mother lode of athletic talent, with many alumni joining the rarefied ranks of the professionals

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“Mother lode.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mother%20lode. Accessed 16 December 2019.

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