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Lead

Definition:

a soft heavy toxic malleable metallic element; bluish white when freshly cut but tarnishes readily to dull grey or to guide someone towards something

Examples:

They are now making pencils without lead. Or He will lead us to salvation.

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Led

Definition:

Accompanied somebody somewhere to show them the way (past tense of 'Lead')

Examples:

we led him to our chief

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