What is another word for Continuator?

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[ kəntˈɪnjuːˌe͡ɪtə], [ kəntˈɪnjuːˌe‍ɪtə], [ k_ə_n_t_ˈɪ_n_j_uː_ˌeɪ_t_ə]

A continuator is a person or thing that carries on or prolongs something that has been started. Synonyms for continuator include prolonger, sustainer, extender, successor, follower, keeper, bearer, supporter, preserver, and maintainer. These words essentially refer to a person or thing that keeps something going or maintains it for a longer period. For example, a writer may pass on the task of finishing a book to a continuator who will complete the story. Similarly, a company may appoint a new CEO as a continuator to maintain the values and goals set forth by the previous CEO. In both cases, the continuator ensures continuity of the original task.

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