N in n
Nouns with other meanings
There are a number of other nouns which have this pattern.
The last dated entry in this diary is December 31, 2015.
His taste in music is great.
The committee has also called for a ban on its use in fish feed.
In the case of delay, difficulty, irony, progress, success, and tardiness, the preposition in is sometimes or always followed by an '-ing' clause:
acquiescence blockage delay difficulty entry immersion irony kink presence progress rarity split success tardiness taste use
She apologized for the delay in getting the information to the press.
It will link the income of hospitals to their success in attracting patients.