Starter

usgb/ˈstɑːrtər/Volume
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Initiating ActionPlay
Used to describe objects or mechanisms that cause something to run or operate. SlidePressing the starter gets the mower running.
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Metaphorical UsePlay
Can be used metaphorically for people causing events or activities to commence. SlideShe was the starter of the new community project.