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kingpin

king·pin

kingpin

 
pronunciation:
kIng pIn
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the frontmost or central pin in a grouping of bowling pins.
similar words:
chief
definition 2: (informal) the key or dominant person in an organization, project, or the like.
definition 3: a strong vertical pin or bolt that serves as a pivot; kingbolt.
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