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  • advance — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 forward movement ADJECTIVE ▪ rapid ▪ Allied, British, German, etc. VERB + ADVANCE ▪ make …   Collocations dictionary

  • Advance — Ad*vance , n. [Cf. F. avance, fr. avancer. See {Advance}, v.] 1. The act of advancing or moving forward or upward; progress. [1913 Webster] 2. Improvement or progression, physically, mentally, morally, or socially; as, an advance in health,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Advance Australia Fair — The National Anthem booth at the 2005 Floriade, Canberra – on the J. Verbeeck fairground organ. National anthem of …   Wikipedia

  • Advance — Ad*vance , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Advanced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Advancing}(#).] [OE. avancen, avauncen, F. avancer, fr. a supposed LL. abantiare; ab + ante (F. avant) before. The spelling with d was a mistake, a being supposed to be fr. L. ad. See… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • advance — ad|vance1 W2S3 [ədˈva:ns US ədˈvæns] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1 in advance (of something) 2 be in advance of somebody/something 3¦(development/improvement)¦ 4¦(forward movement)¦ 5¦(money)¦ 6 advances 7¦(increase)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1.) in advance (of sth) …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • advance — I n. forward movement 1) (usu. mil.) to make; press an advance 2) (usu. mil.) an advance against, on, to, towards (our troops made an advance against the enemy) 3) an advance in (advance in science) 4) an advance into (an advance into new… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • Advance of the Islamic Courts Union — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Advance of the Islamic Courts Union partof= the Somali Civil War and War on Terrorism date=June 4 ndash; December 20, 2006 place=Somalia caption= result=Ethiopian intervention combatant1= Alleged:… …   Wikipedia

  • advance — I UK [ədˈvɑːns] / US [ədˈvæns] noun Word forms advance : singular advance plural advances ** 1) [countable/uncountable] progress or an instance of progress in science, technology, human knowledge etc In spite of all its advances, medical science… …   English dictionary

  • advance — [ədˈvɑːns] noun I 1) [C] an instance of progress in science, technology, human knowledge etc major advances in computer technology[/ex] 2) [C] a payment for work that is given before the work is complete 3) [C] a forward movement towards someone… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • advance — [[t]ædvɑ͟ːns, væ̱ns[/t]] ♦♦ advances, advancing, advanced 1) VERB To advance means to move forward, often in order to attack someone. [V prep/adv] Reports from Chad suggest that rebel forces are advancing on the capital... According to one report …   English dictionary

  • advance — [c]/ədˈvæns / (say uhd vans), / ˈvans/ (say vahns) verb (advanced, advancing) –verb (t) 1. to move or bring forwards in place: the troops were advanced to the new position. 2. to bring to view or notice; propose: *The arguments he advances don t… …   Australian English dictionary

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