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head start

noun [C usually singular] uk   us  
an advantage that someone has over other people in something such as a competition or race: You've got a head start over/on others trying to get the job because you've got relevant work experience.
Translations of “head start”
in Chinese (Traditional) (競賽或賽跑等中)先起步的優勢…
in Russian преимущество…
in Turkish üstünlük, önde olma, avantaj…
in Chinese (Simplified) (竞赛或赛跑等中)先起步的优势…
in Polish przewaga na starcie…
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