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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The advancement of some enterprise; Encouragement of the progress or growth or acceptance of something.

Usage examples (35)
  • It is recognized that a charity may need to retain some reserve of income in order to ensure the continued furtherance of its objects.
  • The mandate is in furtherance of that goal, not an end in itself.
  • AMY GOODMAN: What does it mean, “in furtherance of terrorism”?
  • Acts of war are allowed in furtherance of Purposes of the United Nations. for more
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