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be ahead of the game

to ​know more about the most ​recentdevelopments in a ​particularsubject or ​activity than the ​people or ​companies you are ​competing against: A very ​extensiveresearch and ​developmentprogrammeensures that we're ​ahead of the game.
(Definition of be ahead of the game from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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