edetä

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Finnish[edit]

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  • Hyphenation: e‧de‧tä
  • IPA(key): [ˈedetæ(ʔ)]

Verb[edit]

edetä

  1. (intransitive, physically) To advance, proceed, make headway, move/go ahead/forward, make strides, gain ground.
    Turkin joukot etenevät Pohjois-Irakissa.
    Turkish troops are advancing in Northern Iraq.
  2. (intransitive) To act, proceed.
    Olen avuton tietokoneiden kanssa enkä tiedä, miten edetä.
    I am helpless with computers and I don't know how to proceed.
  3. (intransitive) To progress, make progress, advance, get ahead, get on.
    Rikostutkinta etenee.
    The criminal investigation is progressing.
  4. (intransitive) To develop, improve, (become/get) better.

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