furtherance

[ fur-ther-uhns ]
/ ˈfɜr ðər əns /

noun

the act of furthering; promotion; advancement.

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Origin of furtherance

First recorded in 1400–50, furtherance is from the late Middle English word fortheraunce.See further, -ance
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furtherance
/ (ˈfɜːðərəns) /

noun

the act of furthering; advancement
something that furthers or advances
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