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Someone who originates, creates or founds something.
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A noble or wealthy person in ancient Rome who granted favor and protection to someone in exchange for certain services.
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  1. A noble or wealthy person in ancient Rome who granted favor and protection to someone in exchange for certain services.
  2. A person empowered with the granting of an English church benefice
  3. Patron saint
(Philosophy) In Aristotelian philosophy, the self-moved being that causes all motion.
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  1. (Philosophy) In Aristotelian philosophy, the self-moved being that causes all motion.
  2. A machine, as a turbine, that converts a natural force into productive power
  3. A machine or mechanism that converts natural energy into work.
To go beneath the surface of water, deep snow, soft ground, etc. so as to be partly or completely covered
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  1. To go beneath the surface of water, deep snow, soft ground, etc. so as to be partly or completely covered
  2. To cause to descend beneath the surface or to the bottom of a liquid:
  3. To force into the ground:
To fall down or inward suddenly; cave in.
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  1. To fall down or inward suddenly; cave in.
  2. To fall down or fall to pieces, as when supports or sides fail to hold; cave in; shrink together suddenly
  3. To cause to fold, break down, or fall down or inward.
(Intransitive) To become stuck (as if in a bog) and unable to progress.
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  1. (Intransitive) To become stuck (as if in a bog) and unable to progress.
To fail to attain an intended goal, as a plan or project.
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  1. To fail to attain an intended goal, as a plan or project.
  2. To fail to achieve some purpose; to be unsuccessful, to go wrong (of a business, project etc.). [from 16th c.]
  3. To go astray or be lost in transit, as mail or cargo.
To go beneath the surface of water, deep snow, soft ground, etc. so as to be partly or completely covered
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  1. To go beneath the surface of water, deep snow, soft ground, etc. so as to be partly or completely covered
  2. To cause to descend beneath the surface or to the bottom of a liquid:
  3. To force into the ground:
To place under or cover with water or the like; plunge into water, inundate, etc.
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  1. To place under or cover with water or the like; plunge into water, inundate, etc.
  2. To go under or as if under water.
  3. To sink or plunge beneath the surface of water, etc.
One that plans, devises, or organizes something:
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  1. One that plans, devises, or organizes something:
  2. A professional who designs buildings or other structures, or who prepares plans and superintends construction.
  3. A person whose profession is designing and drawing up plans for buildings, bridges, etc. and generally supervising the construction
A person who makes or originates something; creator; originator
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  1. A person who makes or originates something; creator; originator
  2. One who writes or constructs an electronic document or system, such as a website.
  3. A writer of a book, article, etc.; often specif., a person whose profession is writing books
One who creates
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  1. One who creates
  2. One that creates:
  3. God. Used with the.
A person who organizes a risky activity of any kind and acts substantially in the manner of a business entrepreneur.
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  1. A person who organizes a risky activity of any kind and acts substantially in the manner of a business entrepreneur.
A male whose impregnation of a female results in the birth of a child.
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  1. A male whose impregnation of a female results in the birth of a child.
  2. A man who serves or is thought of as a protector:
  3. An adoptive father
A person who invents; esp., one who devises a new contrivance, method, etc.
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  1. A person who invents; esp., one who devises a new contrivance, method, etc.
One that makes or manufactures. Often used in combination:
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  1. One that makes or manufactures. Often used in combination:
  2. A person who executes, as by signing, a check, contract, etc.; specif., a person who signs a promissory note
  3. God. Often used with a possessive adjective:
Someone who originates, creates or founds something.
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A source or cause; an origin:
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  1. A source or cause; an origin:
  2. A female person whose egg unites with a sperm or a male person whose sperm unites with an egg, resulting in the conception of a child or the birth of a child.
  3. A mother or father
Used formerly as a title for the bishops of Rome, Constantinople, Jerusalem, Antioch, and Alexandria.
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  1. Used formerly as a title for the bishops of Rome, Constantinople, Jerusalem, Antioch, and Alexandria.
  2. The father and ruler of a family or tribe, as one of the founders of the ancient Hebrew families: in the Bible, Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, and Jacob's twelve sons were patriarchs
  3. A person regarded as the founder or father of a colony, religion, business, etc.
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