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Definition of Advancement

Advancement

  1. 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. An advance of money or value; payment in advance. See Advance, 5.
  3. Property given, usually by a parent to a child, in advance of a future distribution.
  4. Settlement on a wife, or jointure.

Advancement Quotations

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

Today knowledge has power. It controls access to opportunity and advancement. - Peter Drucker
Today knowledge has power. It controls access to opportunity and advancement.
Peter Drucker

Social media are a catalyst for the advancement of everyone's rights. It's where we're reminded that we're all human and all equal. It's where people can find and fight for a cause, global or local, popular or specialized, even when there are hundreds of miles between them.
Queen Rania of Jordan

There is no greater impediment to the advancement of knowledge than the ambiguity of words. - Thomas Reid
There is no greater impediment to the advancement of knowledge than the ambiguity of words.
Thomas Reid

The barometer for judging the character of people, in regard human rights, is now those who consider themselves gay, homosexual, lesbian. The judgment as to whether you can trust the future, the social advancement - depending on people - will be judged on where they come out on that question.
Bayard Rustin
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Advancement Translations

advancement in French is ascension
advancement in Italian is avanzamento, avanzamento, ascensione
advancement in Spanish is conduccion, adelantamiento
advancement in Swedish is befordran