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English definition of “state-of-the-art”

state-of-the-art

adjective
 
 
/ˌsteɪtəvðiˈɑːt/ approving
very modern and using the latest ideas and methods: state-of-the-art equipment/facilities/technology The center is 20 years old and will need capital improvements to remain state-of-the-art.
(Definition of state-of-the-art from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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