readvance

1 of 2

verb

re·​advance
(¦)rē+

transitive verb

: to advance again

intransitive verb

1
: to go forward again
2
of a glacier : to advance again after having retreated from a position occupied in an earlier advance

readvance

2 of 2

noun

"
plural -s
: the action of readvancing

Word History

Etymology

Verb

re- + advance

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“Readvance.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/readvance. Accessed 23 Apr. 2024.

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