as in pioneer
a person or group that originates new concepts, styles, and techniques The Beatles are recognized as some of the greatest trailblazers of rock music.

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as in colonist
a person who settles in a new region The Mayflower brought with it a group of European trailblazers, determined to make a home of that land dubbed "New England."

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“Trailblazer.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

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