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originator
American English: /əˈrɪdʒəˌneɪdər/
British English: /əˈrɪdʒɪneɪtə/

Translation of originator in Spanish:

noun

  • (of an idea, style)
    creador, (-dora) (masculine, feminine)
    (of a proposal) autor, (-tora) (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • One of the most useful tools for looking at a belief system is to look at the founder or originator.
    • If Edison was the originator of the fiction film, they were the fathers of documentary.
    • The originators of these information products are solely responsible for their content.

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