Definition of in the pipeline in English:

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in the pipeline

Awaiting completion or processing; being developed: new treatments are in the pipeline
More example sentences
  • He said there were further plans in the pipeline to develop the Heversham site for community and educational use.
  • Plans are in the pipeline to develop ports at Harwich, Southampton and Teesport.
  • Humphrys himself still seems to have plenty of plans in the pipeline.
Synonyms
on the way, coming, forthcoming, upcoming, imminent, about to happen, near, close, brewing, in the offing, in the wind
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