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The act of furthering, advancing, or helping forward: the furtherance of research.
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1. the act of furthering; advancement
2. something that furthers or advances
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fur•ther•ance(ˈfɜr ðər əns)
the act of furthering; promotion; advancement.
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|Noun||1.||furtherance - encouragement of the progress or growth or acceptance of something|
encouragement - the expression of approval and support
|2.||furtherance - the advancement of some enterprise; "his experience in marketing resulted in the forwarding of his career"|
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noun promotion, backing, development, championship, carrying-out, boosting, prosecution, pursuit, advancement, advocacy The thing that matters is the furtherance of research.
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furtherance[ˈfɜːrðərəns] n (= advancement) [career, research] → avancement m; [interests] → promotion ffurther education n → enseignement m postscolaire (recyclage, formation professionnelle)further education college n → centre m de formation continue
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furtherance[ˈfɜːð/ər/əns] n in furtherance of sth → a favore di qc
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