advance on

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Definition of advance on

: to approach usually in order to attack Enemy soldiers are advancing on the city.

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“Advance on.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/advance%20on. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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