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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Being at the site of an action or event: an on-the-scene reporter.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Being or occurring at the place or time in question.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. at the scene of action

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