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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Furtherance  \Fur"ther*ance\,  n. 
  The  act  of  furthering  or  helping  forward;  promotion; 
  advancement;  progress. 
 
  I  know  that  I  shall  abide  and  continue  with  you  all  for 
  your  furthersnce  and  joy  of  faith.  --Phil.  i.  25. 
 
  Built  of  furtherance  and  pursuing,  Not  of  spent  deeds, 
  but  of  doing  --Emerson. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  furtherance 
  n  1:  encouragement  of  the  progress  or  growth  or  acceptance  of 
  something  [syn:  {promotion},  {advancement}] 
  2:  the  advancement  of  some  enterprise;  "his  experience  in 
  marketing  resulted  in  the  forwarding  of  his  career"  [syn: 
  {forwarding},  {promotion}] 




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