in the process

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Definition of in the process

: while doing something He scored the goal but was injured in the process.

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“In the process.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20the%20process. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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