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further

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resulting in an increase in amount or number
  • I think further research is needed before we can say whether that treatment is safe or not.
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further

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1 at or to a greater distance or more advanced point
  • Go further along this road and you'll see the sign for the highway.
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2 in addition to what has been said
  • I'll say nothing further at this time.
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as well, for good measure, in addition to, into the bargain (also in the bargain), on top of, to boot, what's more


further

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advance, promote, forward, further mean to help (someone or something) to move ahead. advance stresses effective assisting in hastening a process or bringing about a desired end.
    • advance the cause of peace
promote suggests an encouraging or fostering and may denote an increase in status or rank.
    • a campaign to promote better health
forward implies an impetus forcing something ahead.
    • a wage increase would forward productivity
further suggests a removing of obstacles in the way of a desired advance.
    • used the marriage to further his career

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