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1. An effective quality or element.
2. The position of greatest advancement or importance; the forefront: "California is on the cutting edge of trends that spread nationwide" (Carl Ingram).
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|Adj.||1.||cutting-edge - in accord with the most fashionable ideas or style; "wears only the latest style"; "the last thing in swimwear"; "cutting-edge technology"; "a with-it boutique"|
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cutting-edge[ˈkʌtɪŋˌedʒ] ADJ [research, design] → más vanguardista
cutting-edge technology → la tecnología más vanguardista
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