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ad·vance

(ad-vants'),
To move forward.
[Fr. avancer, to set forward]

advance

Medspeak
noun A popular term for a step forward in knowledge.
 
Military 
verb To move one’s battle front forward.
 
Surgery
noun The stretching of tissue to cover a defect.

advance

(ăd-vans′) [Fr. avancer, to set forth]
To carry out the surgical procedure of advancement.

ad·vance

(ad-vans)
To move forward.
[Fr. avancer, to set forward]
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By early 2007, Advance at Southgate will be transformed into virtually, a new Class A office building," continued Bob.
451-5(b) sets forth the circumstances under which a taxpayer can defer recognizing income from an advance payment for goods.
Taxpayers wishing to change their accounting method for advance payments under either Rev.
Employers also benefit from promoting advance EITC payments - they can help employees increase their take-home pay at no cost to the business.
The completion of a strategic reorganization of the Company's technology portfolio into two specific operating businesses: Advance Homeland Security and Advance Display Technologies;
Advance at Bridgewater is a 310,000 square-foot office park which is located on the eastbound side of Route 22 at the convergence of I-287, I-78 and Routes 202/206.
Georgia's new cash advance law is being called the toughest in the nation, featuring more consumer safeguards than any other state.
Advance Display Technologies plc has been established to commercialize innovative, nano-enabled technologies within the global [pounds sterling]54 billion display industry.
Advance Display Technologies comprises nine nanotechnologies providing nano-enabled materials and devices across three display applications areas: flat panel and projection displays, plastic electronics and flexible displays.
Advance Nanotech's Homeland Security Division includes nanotechnologies providing solutions across two application areas: CBRNE Detection (Chemical, Biological, Radiation, Nuclear, and Explosive), and Wireless Monitoring for cognitive awareness, triage and first response therapy.
Introduced this summer to seasoned casino customers with prime credit ratings and track records of responsible use of cash advances in casinos, Arriva has met with significant demand.
Most credit cards charge higher rates for cash advance transactions than they charge for retail purchases; begin charging interest immediately after the cash advance transaction (as opposed to giving a grace period as with retail purchases); don't give reward points for cash advances; allow cash advances of a portion of the credit line; and generally don't apply monthly payments against cash advance transactions until the retail purchase balance is paid off.