Meaning of “leading edge” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “leading edge” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"leading edge" in Business English

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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:

(Definition of “leading edge” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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