in on the ground floor

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Definition of in on the ground floor

: involved in something at the very beginning He was able to get in on the ground floor of the computer industry.

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“In on the ground floor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20on%20the%20ground%20floor. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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