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underway

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Transport
underwayun‧der‧way /ˌʌndəˈweɪ $ -ər-/ ●○○ adjective [not before noun]  1 HAPPENhappening now The project is already well underway. Your peace will be shattered when the tourist season gets underway (=starts).2 TTTRAVELsomething such as a boat or train that is underway is moving be under way at way1(10)
Examples from the Corpus
underwayPlans are underway to build a new stadium in the city.gets underwayThe 13th annual Blues Festival gets underway today.
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