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  1. the first letter of someone's name, especially their first name

    American English synonyms or related words for this sense of initial

    1. a.

      initials

      the first letters of all someone's names

      American English synonyms or related words for this sense of initial

    2. b.

      initial

      or

      initial letter

      the first letter of a word

      American English synonyms or related words for this sense of initial

protologism

a new word or phrase invented in the hope that it will become generally used

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