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pace·set·ter

 (pās′sĕt′ər)
n.
1. Sports See pacemaker.
2. See pacemaker.

pace′set′ting adj. & n.
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pacesetting

(ˈpeɪsˌsɛtɪŋ) sport
n
(General Sporting Terms) the act of setting a pace for race competitors
adj
(General Sporting Terms) relating to the setting of a pace for race competitors
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