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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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ASM, previously known as the American Society for Metals, is the society for materials engineers and scientists, a worldwide network dedicated to advancing industry, technology and applications of metals and materials.
Bio-Nano Sensium Technologies is advancing science, and clearing the way for truly personalized medical treatment of patients suffering from chronic illness," said Stephanie Interbartolo, SVP of Business Development of Advance Nanotech.
Bio-Nano Sensium Technologies is advancing science, and ensuring the comfort of patients of chronic illness," said Stephanie Interbartolo, SVP of Business Development of Advance Nanotech.

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