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English definition of “a piece/slice of the action”

a piece/slice of the action

informal
involvement in something successful that someone else has started: Now research has proved that the drug is effective, everyone wants a slice of the action.Getting involved for one's own benefit or against others' willTaking part and getting involved
(Definition of a piece/slice of the action from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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