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oncoming

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈɒnˌkʌm.ɪŋ/ us    /ˈɑːn-/
moving towards you or coming nearer: The car veered onto the wrong side of the road and collided with an oncoming truck. There seemed to be no way of averting the oncoming crisis.
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