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first generation

noun
     
first generation [singular]
1SSCSA people who have moved to live in a new country, or the children of these people
2TTD the first type of a machine to be developed
first generation of
the first generation of hand-held computers
3 the first people to do something
first generation of
the first generation of radical feminists in the US
first-generation adjective:
first-generation Americans

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