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furtherances

noun
plural of furtherance

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forward movement in time or place
  • the 1965 Civil Rights Act was a major step in the furtherance of social justice in the U.S.

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“Furtherances.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/furtherances. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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