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      adv  
1    in addition; furthermore  
2    to a greater degree or extent  
3    to or at a more advanced point  
4    to or at a greater distance in time or space; farther  
      adj  
5    additional; more  
6    more distant or remote in time or space; farther  
      vb  
7    tr   to assist the progress of; promote,   (See also)        far       furthest  
     (Old English furthor; related to Old Frisian further, Old Saxon furthor, Old High German furdar; see forth)  
  furtherer      n  
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further education  
      n   (in Britain) formal education beyond school other than at a university or polytechnic  
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n.
Used as an euphemism for replacing the word ‘fuck', with reference to the latter's taboo status and potential to shock or offend
[informal] Ex: Known for her banters and taste for swearing, the down-to-earth and much loved popstar was nonetheless warned to avoid dropping the F-bomb during the broadcast live ceremony
adj.
[philos.] of or relating to a doctrine of holism ; characterized by the approach that the parts of something are intimately interconnected and explicable only by reference to the whole
Ex: The lecturer emphasized the need for a holistic approach to fisheries
n.
the preferred terminology used among the management hierarchy of a business establishment in reference to native ideas and common interests related to their particular field.
syn.: slang, jargon
id.
to further a loss/slight with mockery or indignity; to worsen an unfavorable situation
Ex: She was told she was too old for the job and, to add insult to injury, she was suggested to think about retiring
n.
military aviation term: loss of visual reference during take-off or landing due to the sand or dust
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