Meaning of “oncoming” in the English Dictionary

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"oncoming" in British English

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oncomingadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈɒnˌkʌm.ɪŋ/ us /ˈɑːnˌkʌm.ɪŋ/

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

"oncoming" in American English

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oncomingadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈɔnˌkʌm·ɪŋ, ˈɑn-/

moving toward or approaching you:

His car was struck by an oncoming vehicle.

(Definition of “oncoming” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)