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moving ahead after completion of preparations. Getting underway means attaining the necessary movement from a static position so as to be making progress, for example, it means starting up a search for a business location in the context of enterprise and economic development. Another example, in that context would be getting underway with construction of facilities after a site selection or startup of operations after construction.

To get underway means to weigh anchor and begin to make headway—see the glossary at Marine (about) for more about this definition and other nautical terms.

related: startup; enterprise development and site selection projects begin with a plan

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