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the matter in hand

UK (US the matter at hand) the ​subject or ​situation being ​considered: Do these ​figures have any ​bearing on the matter in ​hand?
(Definition of the matter in hand from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the matter in hand”
in Chinese (Simplified) 处理中的事,手头上的事…
in Chinese (Traditional) 處理中的事,手頭上的事…
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