advancer

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

advance +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

advancer (plural advancers)

  1. One who advances.
    the advancer of a theory
  2. (bridge) The overcaller's partner, especially one who bids following the overcall.
  3. A second branch of a buck's antler.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Howell to this entry?)

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French avancer, with the d added back to reflect the Latin.

Verb[edit]

advancer

  1. to advance (to move forwards)

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