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EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From advance +‎ -er.

NounEdit

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 FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

VerbEdit

advancer

  1. to advance (to move forwards)

ConjugationEdit

  • As parler except c becomes ç before a and o. May remain c in older manuscripts.
  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

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