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English definition of “home straight”

home straight

noun [S]   UK (US home stretch)
the last part of something that is being done: It's taken three months, but we're on the home straight now.Stages and phases the last part of a raceParts and stages of competitions
(Definition of home straight noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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