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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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(Wilson Advance, September 2, 1881, March 23, 1883; Boykin, Wilson County.) On Connor's subsequent career see Henderson, North Carolina, p.
Although a ruling normally is limited to an interpretation of the law as it applies to a transaction, paragraph 7 contemplates rulings based on questions of fact "but only if it is possible to determine all the material facts and those facts can reasonably be expected to prevail." Paragraph 14(j), however, excludes a ruling where "a matter on which a determination is requested is primarily one of fact and the circumstances are such that all the pertinent facts cannot be established at the time of the request for the advance ruling." These positions concerning rulings on factual matters are sufficiently elastic to either grant or deny a ruling on transfer-pricing matters in any particular situation.
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Abroad, a possibility for advance voting will be provided at 219 Finnish diplomatic or consular missions or their offices in 86 different countries.
The EC has so far announced that there are over 300,000 advance voters in the country, mainly made up of the police and army officers, but is yet to announce the total amount of domestic postal voters though the deadline to register as a postal voter expires tomorrow.
He expressed confidence in Advance Telecom's ability to successfully launching Nokia smartphones in Pakistan.
This collateral backed model gives business owners access to more capital, which can be used to buyout multiple advances at once.
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Only 38% of the parents had ever heard of advance directives, 18% had discussed them, and 25% knew someone who had one.
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The agreement's terms allow Advance America to seek superior offers during a 45-day period, the buyer said.