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furtherance

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noun fur·ther·ance \ˈfərth-rən(t)s, ˈfər-thə-\

Simple Definition of furtherance

  • : the act of helping something to become more successful or advanced

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of furtherance

  1. :  the act of furthering :  advancement

Examples of furtherance in a sentence

  1. They made the furtherance of science their life's work.

  2. <the 1965 Civil Rights Act was a major step in the furtherance of social justice in the U.S.>



15th Century

First Known Use of furtherance

15th century



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