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wellspring

noun

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1 a point or place at which something is invented or provided
  • the nation's colleges and universities were a wellspring for political activism and unrest

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2 an abundant source
  • a gossip who is a wellspring of juicy information about the latest goings-on around town

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The first known use of wellspring was before the 12th century

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“Wellspring.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wellspring. Accessed 28 January 2020.

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