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A carrying out or putting into effect; prosecution.
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the carrying out or pursuing of an action, plan, etc
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the carrying out of some plan, course, or the like.
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|Noun||1.||pursuance - a search for an alternative that meets cognitive criteria; "the pursuit of love"; "life is more than the pursuance of fame"; "a quest for wealth"|
wild-goose chase - the fruitless pursuit of something unattainable
search - the examination of alternative hypotheses; "his search for a move that would avoid checkmate was unsuccessful"
|2.||pursuance - the continuance of something begun with a view to its completion|
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noun (Formal) carrying out, doing, following, effecting, performance, pursuing, prosecution, discharge, bringing about, execution He ordered disclosure of the report in pursuance of a murder investigation.
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pursuance[pəˈsjuːəns] N (frm) in pursuance of [+ plan, goal] → para la consecución de; [+ duty] → en cumplimiento de
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