OE. avancement, F. avancement. See advance, v. t.
US: IPA|/Ã¦dËˆvÃ¦ns.mÉ›nt/ or IPA|/É›dËˆvÃ¦ns.mÉ›nt/
- The act of advance|advancing, or the state of being advanced; progression; improvement; furtherance; promotion to a higher place or dignity; as, the advancement of learning.
- An advance of money or value; payment in advance.
- law property|Property given, usually by a parent to a child, in advance of a future distribution.