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steal a march on

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The day will come when, after harnessing space, the winds, the tides, and gravitation, we shall harness for God the energies of love. And on that day, for the second time in the history of the world, we shall have discovered fire.
Pierre Teilhard De Chardin
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Verb

to steal a march on

  1. (transitive, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To get ahead of someone or something by starting earlier.
    They stole a march on the other plant by having a crew start up the first batch at 4am on Monday.

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