Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. avancen, avauncen, F. avancer, fr. a supposed LL. abantiare,; ab, + ante,F. avant,) before. The spelling with d was a mistake, a-, being supposed to be fr. L. ad,. See Avaunt
The advance was resumed.
"The Riflemen of the Ohio" by Joseph A. Altsheler
Advance notes are quite negotiable before a seaman has taken his departure.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
Why it was chosen as our advance post is hard to decide.
"South Africa and the Transvaal War, Vol. 2 (of 6)" by Louis Creswicke
So began the series of aggressions by which France gradually advanced her frontier to the Rhine.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 9" by Various
Another, advancing along the railroad from Jaroslau, (3,) took Krakowice, Jaworow, Skio, Janow, and Zolkiew (4).
"New York Times Current History; The European War, Vol 2, No. 4, July, 1915" by Various
Their fire covered the advance of the troops, and silenced more than one of the enemy's guns.
"The Naval History of the United States" by Willis J. Abbot
The woodsmen advanced to the woods, the women slowly fell back, herding the youngsters behind them.
"A Virginia Scout" by Hugh Pendexter
Position fire in advance by rushes.= In an advance by rushes, as explained in par.
"Manual of Military Training" by James A. Moss
Driving the Spaniards before him, San Martin, advanced into the plain, and presently joined forces with O'Higgins' infantry.
"A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year" by Edwin Emerson
Antipater advanced triumphantly through Asia Minor, though in one of the battles which took place there Craterus was slain.
"Pyrrhus" by Jacob Abbott
Then he saw the dragon,
And he gripped his lance;
And his horse stood breathless
Fearing to advance.
"Fairy Tale" by Boris Pasternak
I conquered all Gallya,
That now is called France;
And slew the hardye Froll in feild,
My honor to advance.
"The Legend of King Arthur" by Thomas Percy
I envy not their hap
Whom favour doth advance;
I take no pleasure in their pain
That have less happy chance.
"Content and Rich" by Robert Southwell
Then let his pride advance,
And boast of all his store;
The Lord is my inheritance,
My soul can wish no more.
"Psalm 17" by Isaac Watts
A wistful Echo stayed behind
To join the mortal dances,
But Mr Judd, with words unkind,
Rejected her advances.
"The Ballad of Hampstead Heath" by James Elroy Flecker
Let's invite something new
by unifying our silences;
if, then and there, we advance,
we'll know it soon enough.
"Telling You All" by Rainer Maria Rilke
(AP) – The Northern Beef Packers plant in Aberdeen continues to pass city inspections as the long-delayed slaughterhouse tests equipment in advance of full production.
One of the biggest advancements in the beekeeping business, explains Dan, has been its mobility to transport bees from one state to another.
An email from Mississippi Press Association executive director Layne Bruce says that "a long list" of Gov Haley Barbour's last-minute pardons were not properly advertised in advance, as required by state law.
Recent advances in technology for measuring the flow properties of powders enable the quantification of process-relevant characteristics and the establishment of a database of flow properties.
With respect to reducing mortality, advances in cancer treatment have not been as effective as those for other chronic diseases.
A team of researchers at the University of Notre Dame has made a major advance toward this vision by creating an inexpensive "solar paint" that uses semiconducting nanoparticles to produce energy.
Section 8A Finals @ SCSU Cathedral 3, Bemidji 1 (Cathedral improves to 17-0-2 and advances to the Class A State Tournament).
NASA's most advanced Mars rover Curiosity has landed on the Red Planet.
Marsh ruled that Inge was not hit despite the replay appearing to show it grazing Kinge's billowing uniform, and the Twins won 6-5 in 12 innings to advance to the playoffs.
History was not lost on President George W Bush '68 when he addressed an audience Tuesday morning at the Johns Hopkins University Paul H Nitze School of Advanced International Studies.
Significant advances have been made over the past 20 years in the development of biodegradable polymers.
One set of talks covered advanced psychopharmacology and the other set, humanities and psychiatry.
Advanced technologies using cultured cells.
The IDI Dental Implant System is one of the most advanced in dental implant innovations, designed to meet all your needs.
Demand for Advanced Ceramics Continues to Rise.
For points separated by the distance ∆y , the random phase difference is of order of 1 when the wave front advances to ∆x ∼ L2/∆y .
Paraxial propagation of a quantum charge in a random magnetic field
Although this approach does not provide rigorous results, it has been useful in advancing a qualitative understanding of the chiral phase transition at both zero and nonzero chemical potential.
Random Matrix Theory and Chiral Symmetry in QCD
Verbaarschot, in Continuous Advances in QCD, Minneapolis 1994, A.V.
Random Matrix Theory and Chiral Symmetry in QCD
Falqui for stimulating talks. I would like to thank International School for Advanced Studies, Italy, where this work has been done, for hospitality and creative atmosphere.
Solutions to WDVV from generalized Drinfeld-Sokolov hierarchies
The use of QBFs expressing advanced reasoning tasks has been advocated in (Cadoli, Giovanardi, & Schaerf 1998; Rintanen 1999b) and is a natural generalization of a similar method applied for problems in NP.
QUIP - A Tool for Computing Nonmonotonic Reasoning Tasks