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starting

[ stahr-ting ]
/ ˈstɑr tɪŋ /
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adjective
being a price, amount, player lineup, etc., fixed at the beginning: If you get hired, what will your starting salary be?
setting out on a course of action; taking the first steps in an activity: The idea of the frosh pub mingle is for you to meet your fellow starting students.
coming to life, becoming active, or beginning to move: She listened for the sound of a starting car, but all was still.
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Origin of starting

First recorded in 1810–15; start + -ing2
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