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  2  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Pursuance  \Pur*su"ance\,  n.  [See  {Pursuant}.] 
  1.  The  act  of  pursuing  or  prosecuting;  a  following  out  or 
  Sermons  are  not  like  curious  inquiries  after  new 
  nothings,  but  pursuances  of  old  truths.  --Jer. 
  2.  The  state  of  being  pursuant;  consequence. 
  {In  pursuance  of},  in  accordance  with  in  prosecution  or 
  fulfillment  of 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  n  :  the  continuance  of  something  begun  with  a  view  to  its 
  completion  [syn:  {prosecution}] 

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