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leader

[ lee-der ]
/ ˈli dər /
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noun
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Origin of leader

First recorded in 1250–1300; Middle English leder(e); see lead1, -er1

OTHER WORDS FROM leader

lead·er·less, adjectivesub·lead·er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for leader

leader
/ (ˈliːdə) /

noun

Derived forms of leader

leaderless, adjective
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