in the making

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Definition of in the making

: in the process of being made The film was three years in the making. She has a talent for spotting problems in the making. We were watching history in the making.

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“In the making.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20the%20making. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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