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put/set sth in train

formal
to start a process: The reform process was put in train in 1985.
Translations of “put/set sth in train”
in Chinese (Traditional) 啟動, 實施…
in Chinese (Simplified) 启动, 实施…
(Definition of put/set sth in train from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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