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in the process

Definition of in the process in English:

As an unintended part of a course of action: she would make him pay for this, even if she killed herself in the process
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  • Of course, in the process of wanting others, we may well be found wanting by them.
  • She has assured me that she will get me in the best shape of my life or kill me in the process.
  • I think everyone was very relieved to find that he didn't kill anyone in the process.
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