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noun [countable] pioneer pronunciation in American English /ˌpaɪəˈnɪr/
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    one of the first people to do something important that is later continued and developed by other people
    pioneer of: the pioneers of early color photography
    pioneer in: The firm has been a pioneer in the pharmaceutical field since 1953.


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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