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English definition of “under starter's orders”

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under starter's orders

ready for the signal to start a race
Translations of “under starter's orders”
in Chinese (Traditional) 等待比賽開始的信號…
in Chinese (Simplified) 等待比赛开始的信号…
(Definition of under starter's orders from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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