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patriarch
used in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

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a usually elderly man who is the leader of a group such as a family or tribe
  • A patriarch with a long white beard, black skull cap and toothless gums presided over the vats with a big forked wooden stick.
    Chapter 5 (78% in)

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