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English definition of “on the threshold of sth”

on the threshold of sth

C2 at the start of a new and important time or development: We are on the threshold of a new era in European relations.About to happenCloseness in distance and time
(Definition of on the threshold of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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