What does advancement mean?

Definitions for advancement
ædˈvæns mənt, -ˈvɑns-ad·vance·ment

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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

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Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. advancement

    Promotion to higher rank.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. advancement

    In a military sense, signifies honor, promotion, or preferment in the army, regiment, or company.

How to pronounce advancement?

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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say advancement in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of advancement in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of advancement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of advancement in a Sentence

  1. Alexis Thompson:

    I think this is a really very exciting advancement.

  2. The Turkish official:

    They are escaping coalition bombardments as well as YPG advancement.

  3. H. G. Wells:

    The path of social advancement is, and must be, strewn with broken friendships.

  4. Kyrk Storer:

    The deployment of a zero day highlights potential advancement by cyber criminals.

  5. John Fitzgerald Kennedy:

    The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth.

Images & Illustrations of advancement

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