leading edge Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"leading edge" in British English

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leading edgenoun [S]

uk   us   /ˌliː.dɪŋˈedʒ/
the most ​advancedposition in an ​area of ​activity: scientists at the ​leadingedge of ​cancerresearch
leading-edge
adjective [before noun] uk   us   /ˌliː.dɪŋˈedʒ/
leading-edge ​technology
(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 ​advancedposition in a particular ​activity: get/have a leading edge The UK has a ​leadingedge in ​areas such as ​biotechnology.at/on the leading edge of sth Manufacturers who are at the ​leadingedge of ​technology will be among the ​leaders.

leading-edgeadjective [before noun]

uk   us  
having the most ​advancedposition 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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