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English definition of “pioneering”

pioneering

adjective
 
 
/ˌpaɪəˈnɪərɪŋ/
being the first to do or use a particular new idea: pioneering research/work/study a pioneering technique/treatment/technologya pioneering company/bank/firm a pioneering BioTech companya pioneering approach/program/scheme The hospital developed a pioneering scheme to treat drug-using criminals in the community.
(Definition of pioneering from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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