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pathbreaking

[path-brey-king, pahth-] /ˈpæθˌbreɪ kɪŋ, ˈpɑθ-/
adjective
1.
pertaining to blazing a trail or path.
2.
pioneering; innovative.
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  • How the pathbreaking comedian got his act together.
  • The lion's share of citations are gleaned by a few pathbreaking papers.
  • No doubt her numerous piano works are not intellectually challenging or stylistically pathbreaking.
  • These constant companions were witness to his pathbreaking explorations in pursuit of adventure and the fur trade.
  • However, the nation needs an entire system of excellent programs, not a cottage industry of pathbreaking initiatives.
  • McKinley's pathbreaking initiative for lower tariffs died with him.

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