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leading edgenoun [S]

uk   us  
the most advanced position in a particular activity: get/have a leading edge The UK has a leading edge in areas such as biotechnology.at/on the leading edge of sth Manufacturers who are at the leading edge of technology will be among the leaders.

leading-edgeadjective [before noun]

uk   us  
having the most advanced position in a particular activity: leading-edge companies/products/technology
(Definition of leading edge from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “leading edge”
in Chinese (Simplified) 尖端,前沿…
in Chinese (Traditional) 尖端,前沿…
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