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fledgling -- as in: a fledgling organization
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  • Whether Young Smallweed (metaphorically called Small and eke Chick Weed, as it were jocularly to express a fledgling) was ever a boy is much doubted in Lincoln’s Inn.
  • She brought her young husband home one day, and they and their young fledglings have their nest upstairs.

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  • She is a fledgling blogger.
  • The incident tested and cemented our fledgling friendship.

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