Meaning of 'advanced'

Find the meaning of the word ‘advanced’

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Meaning of ‘advanced’

8 definitions found.



situated ahead or going before

Synonyms: in advance


comparatively late in a course of development


(of societies) highly developed especially in technology or industry

Example: "advanced societies"


far along in time

Example: "The geriatrician was accustomed to patients of advanced age."

Synonyms: ripe


ahead in development

Synonyms: sophisticated


at a higher level in training or knowledge or skill

Example: "an advanced degree"


farther along in physical or mental development

Example: "the child's skeletal age was classified as `advanced'"


ahead of the times

Example: "the advanced teaching methods"

Synonyms: modern

Source: WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University

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