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A term for art for 'under development', as in the products that a pharmaceutical company has under development—'in the pipeline'—that it hopes to bring to market within a foreseeable future.

pipeline

(pīp′līn″)
A colloquial term for the active research and development by a biotechnology or pharmaceutical firm of new products, esp. of new drugs.
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