ushering in

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Noun1.ushering in - the introduction of something new; "it signalled the ushering in of a new era"
first appearance, introduction, debut, entry, launching, unveiling - the act of beginning something new; "they looked forward to the debut of their new product line"
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There were similar problems at polling stations in Aston, Sutton Coldfield and elsewhere across the country, with reports that staff were forced to approve "lock-ins" as 10pm approached, ushering in voters and closing the doors behind them.
Experts predict that CDHP, much like managed care did in the 1980s, will upend the medical marketplace, ushering in a new era of responsibilities and relationships.
Ushering in a new era of standardization in enterprise computing, HP (NYSE:HPQ) (Nasdaq:HPQ) today announced numerous new systems, software and services that help enterprise customers achieve greater competitive advantage.