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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. Across the finish line.
  • adv. At the last minute; before the deadline; barely on time; nearly late.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. just in time; shortly before the deadline.


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