Definitions for advancementædˈvæns mənt, -ˈvɑns-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. promotion, furtherance, advancement(noun)

    encouragement of the progress or growth or acceptance of something

  2. progress, progression, procession, advance, advancement, forward motion, onward motion(noun)

    the act of moving forward (as toward a goal)

  3. advancement, progress(noun)

    gradual improvement or growth or development

    "advancement of knowledge"; "great progress in the arts"

Wiktionary

  1. advancement(Noun)

    The act of advancing, or the state of being advanced; progression; improvement; furtherance; promotion to a higher place or dignity; as, the advancement of learning.

  2. advancement(Noun)

    An advance of money or value; payment in advance.

  3. advancement(Noun)

    Property given, usually by a parent to a child, in advance of a future distribution.

  4. Origin: avancement, avancement. See advance.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Advancement(verb)

    the act of advancing, or the state of being advanced; progression; improvement; furtherance; promotion to a higher place or dignity; as, the advancement of learning

  2. Advancement(verb)

    an advance of money or value; payment in advance. See Advance, 5

  3. Advancement(verb)

    property given, usually by a parent to a child, in advance of a future distribution

  4. Advancement(verb)

    settlement on a wife, or jointure

  5. Origin: [OE. avancement, F. avancement. See Advance, v. t.]

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  1. Advancement

    Handles Alumni


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