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  • 1 Further — Fur ther, a. compar. [Positive wanting; superl. {Furthest}.] 1. More remote; at a greater distance; more in advance; farther; as, the further end of the field. See {Farther}. [1913 Webster] 2. Beyond; additional; as, a further reason for this… …

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  • 2 Further — Fur ther, adv. [A comparative of forth; OE. further, forther, AS. fur?or, far?ur; akin to G. f[ u]rder. See {Forth}, adv.] To a greater distance; in addition; moreover. See {Farther}. [1913 Webster] Carries us, I know not how much further, into… …

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  • 3 Further — Fur ther , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Furthered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Furthering}.] [OE. furthren, forthren, AS. fyr[eth]ran, fyr[eth]rian. See {Further}, adv.] To help forward; to promote; to advance; to forward; to help or assist. [1913 Webster] This… …

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  • 4 further — I. adverb Etymology: Middle English, from Old English furthor (akin to Old High German furthar further), comparative, from the base of Old English forth forth Date: before 12th century 1. farther 1 < my ponies are tired, and I have further to go… …

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  • 5 Further education — (often abbreviated FE; called continuing education in U.S. English) is a term mainly used in connection with education in the United Kingdom and Ireland. It is post compulsory education (in addition to that received at secondary school), that is… …

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  • 6 Further off — Further Fur ther, adv. [A comparative of forth; OE. further, forther, AS. fur?or, far?ur; akin to G. f[ u]rder. See {Forth}, adv.] To a greater distance; in addition; moreover. See {Farther}. [1913 Webster] Carries us, I know not how much further …

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  • 7 Further Austria — Border stone of 1768 with coat of arms of Vorderösterreich (VO) at Salhöhe, Switzerland Further Austria or Anterior Austria (German: Vorderösterreich, die Vorlande) was the collective name for the old possessions of the House of Habsburg in the… …

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  • 8 Further Down the Spiral — Infobox Album Name = Further Down the Spiral Type = remix Artist = Nine Inch Nails Released = June 1, 1995 Recorded = Unique Studios, New York City; 1994 1995 Genre = Industrial rock Length = 63:56 60:20 ( V2 ) Label = Nothing Records Producer =… …

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  • 9 Further Seems Forever — Infobox Musical artist Name = Further Seems Forever Img capt = Further Seems Forever in 2005, playing a reunion show with original singer Chris Carrabba. Background = group or band Origin = Pompano Beach, Florida, United States Genre = Rock,… …

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  • 10 Further Confusion — Infobox Convention name = Further Confusion caption = status = Active genre = Furry venue = DoubleTree Hotel location = San Jose, California country = United States first = 1999 last = organizer = Anthropomorphic Arts and Education, Inc. filing …

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  • 11 Further and Higher Education Act 1992 — The Further and Higher Education Acts 1992 made changes in the funding and administration of further education and higher education within the United Kingdom. The most visible result was to allow polytechnics to become universities. In addition… …

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  • 12 Further Education and Training Awards Council — The Further Education and Training Awards Council (Irish:Comhairle na nDámhachtainí Breisoideachais agus Oiliúna) (FETAC) is the statutory awarding body for further education in Ireland. FETAC was established on June 11, 2001 under the… …

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  • 13 Further Adventures of Doctor Syn — The Further Adventures of Doctor Syn is the fourth in the series of Doctor Syn novels by Russell Thorndike. It is a highly episodic series of adventures as Syn, in his guise as the Scarecrow outwits the king s agents and keeps his band of… …

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  • 14 further education — noun Date: 1937 British adult education …

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  • 15 Technical and Further Education — or TAFE (pronounced [tæɪf] ) institutions provide a wide range of predominantly vocational tertiary education courses in Australia. Fields covered include hospitality, tourism, construction, engineering, secretarial skills, visual arts, computer… …

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  • 16 My Further Disillusionment in Russia —   Title page of the first …

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  • 17 go-no-further — Seek no further Seek no fur ther, n. A kind of choice winter apple, having a subacid taste; formerly called {go no further}. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 18 Seek-no-further — Seek no fur ther, n. A kind of choice winter apple, having a subacid taste; formerly called {go no further}. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 19 Ferdinand Charles, Archduke of Further Austria — (de: Erzherzog Ferdinand Karl von Österreich ), (May 17, 1628 – December 30, 1662 in Kaltern) was the ruler of Further Austria including Tirol from 1646 to 1662. As the son of Archduke Leopold V and Claudia de Medici, he took over his mother s… …

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  • 20 1973 oil crisis — Further information: 1973 world oil market chronology 1973 Oil Crisis Other names Arab Oil Embargo The 1973 oil crisis started in October 1973, when the members of Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries or the OAPEC (consisting of the …

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